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SE Ala. man found dead beneath running tractor

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GENEVA, Ala. (AP) - Authorities in southeast Alabama say an 87-year-old man found dead beneath a tractor was killed in an apparent accident.

The Dothan Eagle reports (http://bit.ly/VYownP ) the tractor's motor was still running when Clyde Gilmore's body was discovered Tuesday in rural Geneva County. Deputy Coroner Ronnie Smith said that Gilmore had been cutting hay when he died.

The man's body and tractor were found off County Road 49, not far from Gilmore's home in neighboring Houston County.

Authorities are still gathering information on the death.

Information from: The Dothan Eagle, http://www.dothaneagle.com

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