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Davenport man killed in tractor crash

Tractor loader rolls outside city

DAVENPORT—A local man was killed in a tractor rollover crash about seven miles west of city limits Tuesday, June 27.

62-year-old Lawrence Cash of Davenport died of chest trauma suffered when his tractor loader rolled over while traveling eastbound on Sterett Road about two miles off U.S. Highway 2, officials said.

The incident occurred around 2:08 p.m. Tuesday, authorities said.

Cash’s dog was also pinned inside the tractor but will likely survive its injuries, police said.

The rolled tractor was found by a passersby from Kentucky. Authorities arrived on scene, but Cash was deceased when disco...


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