FAYETTE COUNTY, Texas -- One man is dead after being pinned under a tractor in Fayette County.
According to Sheriff Keith Korenek, Monday Nov. 11 around 4:10 pm, his office received a 911 call in reference to an accident in the Praha area involving a tractor.
A deputy responded to the incident and discovered a man pinned under the the left rear tire of the tractor. It appeared that the tractor was parked on a slight incline and began to roll forward, knocking the man to the ground and running over him.
The man, identified as 66-year-old Robert Schaefer, was pronounced dead at the scene.