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Man killed in tractor accident in Whitewater Township

WHITEWATER TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - A man was killed in a tractor accident in Whitewater Township Thursday afternoon.

A short time after 3 p.m., Hamilton County Sheriffs were called to the 7500 block of Morgan Road for a report of a tractor rolling over a 73-year-old man.

Officials found George Offutt dead at the scene.

According to Hamilton County Sheriffs, Offutt had parked his tractor at the head of the basement stairs leading from the outside. He had the deck partially over the edge of the stairway while he was attempting to repair it.

Somehow, the tractor tipped over the edge and rolled over the victim.

The incident is still under investigation by the Hamilton County Criminal Investigation Section.

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