Bay City man killed in tractor rollover
A Bay City man was killed Friday when the tractor he was driving rolled on top of him, according to the Pierce County Sheriff's Office.
Deputies on Monday, Sept. 24, identified the man as Marlan M. Hanson, 71. Authorities were called at 1:26 p.m. Friday to a home on 300th Avenue in the town of Hartland for a tractor accident.
Investigation revealed Hanson was trying to remove a downed tree on his driveway with an Allis Chalmers tractor when the machine rolled on top of him. The Pierce County Medical Examiner's Office pronounced Hanson dead on the scene.
Deputies were assisted by Ellsworth ambulance crews and firefighters. The incident remains under investigation.