Devon

Man killed in tractor accident named

  • 15 May 2013
  • From the section Devon

A man who died after he was trapped under his tractor has been named by Devon and Cornwall police.

Kevin Vallance, 54, from Okehampton, was at the wheel of the tractor when it came off the road and crashed into a ditch, trapping him.

He was given medical aid before being airlifted to the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital where he later died.

The incident happened shortly before 18:00 BST on Sunday near Halwill Junction, Beaworthy.

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