Arpin tractor accident claims life
A press release from the Wood County Sheriff’s Office
ARPIN — On Oct. 27 Wood County Central Dispatch received the report of a male individual being run over by a tractor at 6787 Richfield Drive in the township of Arpin.
When Wood County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrived on scene along with Arpin first responders, Chris J. Jacobs, 73, of Stetsonville was located under a tractor with head and shoulder injuries. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The incident took place inside a storage shed, and there were no other persons riding the tractor or injured as a result of the incident.
Wood County Sheriff’s deputies were assisted at the scene by Arpin first responders and Pittsville Ambulance.