Granby Man Dies in Tractor Accident

An 88-year-old Granby man was killed when he was struck by a tractor Sunday evening, according to police.

The victim, identified as Gilbert Hale, was working with a small agricultural tractor on his property on Hale View Drive. According to police, when Hale turned off the machine and got off the tractor rolled, hitting him. He was pronounced dead on scene.

Police said the accident was reported to them around 7:30 p.m.

More details were not immediately available.

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