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Senior Citizen Killed In Tractor Accident Near Roff

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PONTOTOC COUNTY, OK -- Troopers say a falling tree pinned a senior citizen and killed him while he was doing work in a pasture.

Jerry Fisher, 76, of Fitzhugh, died Friday while pulling down a tree in a pasture a few miles northwest of Roff, according to OHP. The tree fell on Fisher and pinned him to his tractor for an unknown amount of time.

Firefighters were able to extricate Fisher from the tractor but he died at the scene, the trooper report said.