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Man Pinned Under Tractor on Asbury Farm Dies

By rlsmetro on
Asbury Park

An investigation is underway into a accident on a farm in Warren County that left a man dead after becoming pinned under a tractor Wednesday evening.

Emergency responder rushed to the farm located in the 300 block of Mountain View Road at a round 6 p.m. after receiving reports of an injured person at that location.

Police arrived to the farm to find the unconscious and unresponsive man pinned underneath the wheel of the tractor.

Medical crews pronounced the man dead a short time later from his injuries.

It is not immediately clear how long the man had been trapped under the tractor authorities said.

The incident remains under investigation.

FYI: According to Wikipedia, Asbury is an unincorporated community and census designated place (CDP) located within Franklin Township in Warren County, New Jersey, United States, that was created as part of the 2010 United States Census.

The community was named for Francis Asbury, the first American bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church in the United States.

At the 2010 United States Census, there were 273 people, 105 households, and 78.96 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 393.3 per square mile (151.9/km2). There were 108 housing units at an average density of 155.6 per square mile (60.1/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 99.27% (271) White, 0.00% (0) Black or African American, 0.00% (0) Native American, 0.37% (1) Asian, 0.00% (0) Pacific Islander, 0.37% (1) from other races, and 0.00% (0) from two or more races. Hispanics or Latinos of any race were 0.73% (2) of the population.