Man killed after struck by a tractor

Man killed after struck by a tractor
Alabama State Trooper car (Source: WSFA 12 News file photo)

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. (WAFF) - Authorities identified a Collinsville man who was killed after he was hit by a nearby tractor.

Jackie Junior Bowers, 61, was killed when a GMC Acadia struck the Case tractor he was standing near, causing the tractor to hit in, causing fatal injuries. Bowers was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The crash occurred Sunday afternoon on DeKalb County 44, approximately five miles east of Fyffe.

Nothing further is available as Troopers with Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s (ALEA) Highway Patrol Division continue to investigate.

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