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Toronto man, 59, dies in tractor rollover on rural road in Uxbridge

Durham Regional Police say the incident occurred on Wednesday.
Durham Regional Police say the incident occurred on Wednesday. Nick Westoll / File / Global News

UXBRIDGE – Police say a 59-year-old Toronto man is dead after a tractor mishap on a rural road in Uxbridge.

Durham Regional Police say they were called to the incident on Concession Road 3 early Wednesday, where they found a tractor in the ditch and the driver dead.

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In a statement Friday morning, police say it’s still not clear how the tractor ended up in the ditch but it was not equipped with a roll bar.

They say an autopsy will be conducted.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Durham police or Crime Stoppers.

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