Woodland man dies in mowing accident



The Cowlitz County Coroner’s office says a 72-year-old man is dead after his tractor tipped while he was mowing a lawn.

The Daily News says the accident happened Friday night east of the southwest Washington city of Woodland.

Deputy Coroner Brett Dundas says the man was pulling brush from the tractor on an incline when the tractor flipped over and landed on him. He died of blunt force trauma.