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Area Teen Dies in Tractor Rollover

Posted: Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013 at 8:28 am
Author: Sally Y. Hart - KCII News

A 16-year-old in Jefferson County died yesterday in a tractor accident. Yesterday at 6:15 p.m., the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office responded to a 911 call five miles south of Fairfield off of Highway 1. Deputies responded and discovered that a tractor had rolled over and pinned Jordon Baker. Baker was pronounced deceased at the scene. Assisting the sheriff’s office was the Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office, Jefferson County Sheriff’s Reserve, Fairfield Fire Department and Midwest Ambulance.