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Man killed in Union County tractor accident

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UNION COUNTY, NC (WBTV) -

A man was killed in Union County when a tractor he was riding rolled over him, according to officials. The accident happened at 4:45 p.m. on the 4700 block of Morgan Mill Road in Monroe.

Deputies say the man was driving a mid-sized tractor spraying around turkey houses. He came around a corner and went down a steep hill, and the tractor rolled over on top of him.

The victim's name has not been released by deputies, but friends identified the man as Marty Purser. 

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