Emergency crews called to fatal tractor incident in Gaines

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GAINES, N.Y. (WROC) — A Gaines man died Thursday, after investigators say he was found pinned underneath a tractor along West Ridge Road.

According to the Orleans County Sheriff’s Office, George Manning, 72, was using a tractor to pull out a small tree near his house when the tractor flipped. Investigators said a relative and neighbors called 911 and lifted the tractor. Manning was pronounced dead at the scene.

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