Thursday, Jul 24, 2014
Man Dies in Perry County Farm Accident
PERRY CO. -- A Nashville, Illinois man is dead after an accident in Perry County.
Officials with the Perry County Sheriff's Office say Arnold J, Bathon, 81, was pinned under a tractor that overturned. It happened just after 7:00 p.m. Thursday night north of Pinckneyville on Todd's Mill Road.
The coroner pronounced Bathon dead at the scene.
The Perry County Sheriff's Office and the Perry County Coroner are investigating the accident.
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