UPDATE: Police release name of victim in Jackson County tractor crash

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UPDATE: JACKSON COUNTY, Mich. (WLNS) – Michigan State Police Jackson Post released the name of the victim of a deadly tractor crash earlier this week.

Tyler Thomas Brown, 28, of Henrietta Township, was removing a tree on the property and as the tree was uprooted, the tractor overturned.

The driver of the tractor, Tyler suffered multiple severe injuries and despite the efforts of witnesses and first responders, he later died as a result of the accident.

The investigation of this incident is still ongoing.

ORIGINAL STORY: The Michigan State Police is investigating a deadly farm accident in Jackson County’s Henrietta Township.

The crash occurred on private property off Coon Hill Road, between Autumn Lane and Sayers Road Monday.

A 28-year-old Henrietta Township man died of injuries he suffered when the tractor he was driving flipped over backwards while pulling a tree stump out of the ground.

Attempts to treat his injuries on the scene were unsuccessful and he died later in a local hospital.

He name has not been released until his family has been notified.

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