One dead in Putnam County farm accident

One dead in Putnam County farm accident

PUTNAM COUNTY, OH (WTOL) - A fatal farm accident in Putnam County left one dead Monday night.

The accident occurred on Road 22K in Perry Township around 11:30 p.m.

Crews arrived to the scene to find 58-year-old Thomas Wannemacher trapped under a tractor.

It appeared that Wannemacher was mowing along a ditch when the tractor rolled over into the ditch.

Wannemacher suffered fatal injuries.

The accident remains under investigation.

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