Jefferson Twp. man, 95, killed in tractor accident

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Authorities said an elderly man died after his farm tractor rolled down a hillside on his Jefferson Township property Sunday afternoon.

Authorities in Washington County said 95-year-old Louis Kaposy was last seen mowing his lawn at about 3 p.m. Sunday.

Coroner Timothy Warco said a neighbor found his body about four hours later. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

State police said he had been traveling west on the tractor and at some point went over the hillside.

The cause and manner of death are pending an autopsy.