68-year-old Georgia man killed when tractor rolled on top of him

POWDER SPRINGS — Cobb County Police officers are investigating a fatal agricultural accident on Mayes Road in Powder Springs.

68-year-old Ray F. Reece was operating a yellow Ford 540B industrial tractor at his residence between 9 a.m. and 5:20 p.m.

According to the Cobb County Police Department, at some point while traversing a side slope the tractor slid on loose soil and rolled onto its left side with Reece beneath it.

He was found dead by a family member at 5:20 p.m.

This investigation remains under investigation and anyone with information can call 770-499-3987.


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