Farmer’s wife killed by tractor

WHARTON — A Wyandot County man ran over and killed his wife in a farming accident.
Sandra Lee Walter, 71, of 10339 County 91, Wharton, died at about 9 a.m. Saturday at a farm along Ohio 293, near Wharton, according to a report from Wyandot County Sheriff’s Deputy Dennis Wilson.
Walter’s husband, Gary, was working ground around a new structure on the farm, and ran over his wife with a John Deere tractor while looking backward to assess his distance from the new structure, according to Wilson.



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