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      Man killed in tractor vs. vehicle crash

      An 84-year-old St. Joseph man has died after a vehicle hit his farm tractor in northwest Missouri.

      The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports the accident happened Saturday afternoon as a tractor driven by Ora Brooke of St. Joseph was traveling north on U.S. 71 outside St. Joseph. The patrol says a pickup truck that was traveling in the same direction struck the rear of the tractor. Brooke was ejected from the tractor and pronounced dead at a hospital.

      The pickup driver did not seek medical attention.