Morehead man dies when tractor flips

jmadden@herald-leader.comJuly 4, 2014 

A Morehead man died Friday afternoon after a farming accident in Rowan County.

Lonnie Curtis Davis, 47, was using a farm tractor at 4255 Bullfork Road when the tractor flipped and pinned him underneath, according to a Kentucky State news release. Troopers were called to the accident about 2:30 p.m. Friday, the release said.

WKYT, the Herald-Leader's reporting partner, reported Davis was pronounced dead at the scene. Davis was using the tractor to pull out tree tops for firewood at the time of the accident, the television station reported.

Justin Madden: (859) 231-3197. Twitter: @HLpublicsafety

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