On Wednesday, July 19, 2017, at approximately 7:10 p.m., a 75-year-old Kitchener man was operating a farm tractor with a rear mounted mower on his property, which is located on New Dundee Road in Kitchener.
The man encountered unstable terrain, which resulted in his tractor tipping. The man became trapped underneath the tractor. Several witnesses stopped to help and were able to free him from the tractor as they began CPR.
The man was transported to hospital where he was pronounced deceased.