Retired Hillsboro pastor dies in tractor accident

LEXINGTON, KY (FOX19) - A retired pastor was killed after his tractor plunged off a cliff into Lake Cumberland.

John Maggard, 70, was riding his tractor while doing some work when he fell from the edge. Maggard was a longtime preacher in Hillsboro.

It is unclear what caused Maggard to lose control and fall 90 feet off the cliff. Funeral arrangements are pending.

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