86-Year-Old Brainerd Man Dies in Tractor Accident

Updated: 07/09/2014 9:06 AM KSTP.com By: Jennie Olson

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An 86-year-old Brainerd man died after being pinned by a tractor in a shed.

The Cass County Sheriff’s Office was called to a home in Sylvan Township around 5:56 p.m. Tuesday. When emergency responders arrived, they found that the man had died from his injuries after a tractor rolled in reverse and pinned him against a fifth-wheel trailer hitch.

The man has not yet been identified.

The Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office will conduct the autopsy.