Forum staff reports, Published October 02 2010
UPDATED: Tractor rollover in Clay County kills Hawley manA 75-year-old Hawley, Minn., man was killed in a tractor rollover near Solum Lutheran Church in rural Clay County on Friday afternoon.
The Clay County Sheriff’s Office was called to the scene east of Hawley about 4 p.m.
Clay County Sheriff Bill Bergquist said the man, identified as Raymond Reinke, was helping a neighbor mow the lawn. Reinke finished and was going to make a U-turn when the front wheels caught in the ditch, flipping the tractor over.
Reinke was pronounced dead at the scene.