Farmer Run Over By Tractor & Equipment

A Lenoir County man fell from the tractor he was on and was run over by it and the discs it was pulling to break up the ground. The Onslow County Sheriff says it happened on a farm north of Richlands Monday. William F. Rouse, 74-years old of LaGrange, was seriously hurt and flown from the scene to Pitt County Memorial Hospital by Eastcare. He's listed in fair condition.