PERQUIMANS COUNTY: Man dies after tractor rolls into ditch

(HNN File)
Published: Jun. 9, 2023 at 8:56 AM EDT|Updated: Jun. 9, 2023 at 12:41 PM EDT
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PERQUIMANS COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - Deputies say a man was killed when his tractor flipped over Thursday afternoon.

It happened in Perquimans County around 2:00 p.m. in a field near the intersection of Ocean Highway and Davenport Lane.

Deputies say the tractor with two attachments was found overturned on its top in a ditch with John Grissom trapped inside.

The 61-year-old Edenton man died at the scene from his injuries.