Semi driver dies after accident with tractor pulling equipment

Published: Jun. 28, 2013 at 7:07 PM CDT|Updated: Jul. 5, 2013 at 6:54 PM CDT
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Source: WVUB
Source: WVUB

KNOX CO., IN (WFIE) - One person is dead after a Friday morning accident involving farm equipment and a semi truck in Knox County.

The Knox County Sheriff's Office says a semi truck without a trailer ran into the back of a tractor that was pulling farm equipment in the southbound lane of US 41 just south of Ford Road.

The county coroner says the driver of the semi died at the scene of the accident around 11:15 a.m. Officials have not yet released the drivers name.

The operator of the tractor was not injured.

The sheriff's office says the accident in still under investigation.

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