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Illinois man fatally injured after being run over by tractor

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An Illinois man is fatally injured Sunday afternoon after being run over by his tractor.

It happened around 3:30 p.m. near Albion, IL.

Authorities say 74-year-old Jack Kelsey and his granddaughter were driving his antique John Deer tractor when he made a sharp turn. Kelsey fell from the machine and was run over.

The granddaughter was not hurt.

Edwards County Sheriff, Darby Boewe says Kelsey was with a group of people out for a drive with their antique tractors when the accident happened.

Kelsey was airlifted from the scene to Deaconess Hospital where he later died Sunday evening.

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