• Man killed when riding mower rolls

    by  • June 7, 2013 • News

    A 65-year-old Coulterville man was killed Wednesday afternoon when his garden tractor rolled down an embankment, into a ditch and came to rest atop the man.

    Washington County Coroner Mark Styninger says Jerry Scott Sr. of Coulterville was mowing grass around 4:50 P.M. Wednesday when the tractor he was on overturned along Roosevelt, says went down the 13-foot embankment and landed on Scott, crushing him. No autopsy or inquest will be held.