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November 6, 2012

Tractor death linked to storm

DANIELSVILLE — Officials say a Pennsylvania man clearing debris from his property following last week’s massive storm died when he was run over by a tractor.

The Northampton County coroner’s office says 67-year-old Thomas Unger died Friday evening in Lehigh Township. Unger’s death was ruled an accident.

Sixteen deaths have been reported in Pennsylvania in connection with the storm. Those include residents killed by carbon monoxide poisoning, falling debris or storm-related crashes.

 

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