76-year-old man dies in Tractor incident in Pictou County

There’s been a fatal Tractor incident in Pictou County

RCMP say yesterday afternoon just before 4 p.m. officers were called to a driveway off of Highway 376 in Durham. The tractor operator was trying to pull another tractor out of the ice.

The 76-year-old man from Durham, Pictou County, was pronounced dead at the scene. The preliminary investigation has indicated the tractor the man was operating flipped and pinned the man under the tractor.

West River and Scotsburn Fire Departments were also on the scene on along with EHS personnel.

The incident remains under investigation.