Bristolville man dies in tractor accident

Investigators said Michael Uhrain, 69, was killed in a tractor accident at his home

BRISTOLVILLE, Ohio (WYTV) – A Bristolville man has died following a tractor accident at his home on Tuesday.

Trumbull County Sheriff’s deputies were sent to a home on Bristol Champion Townline Road after a woman called 911 to report that her husband was pinned under a tractor. The woman told police that she and her husband, Michael Uhrain, were cutting down trees in a wooded area near their home when the accident occurred.

According to a police report, she found him under the tractor, which was switched into forward gear, and she tried to pull it off of him.

The 69-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

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