New Castle News
NEW CASTLE —
A man killed Friday evening when his tractor overturned has been identified as 34-year-old Justin Callahan of New Wilmington.
Lawrence County deputy coroner Rich Johnson said the tractor, a commercial ZeroTurn tractor commonly used in landscaping, rolled on top of Callahan around 6 p.m. while he was cutting grass on property on Banberry Lane in Neshannock Township.
Johnson said Callahan was working for a landscaper, but could not provide the identity of the company that hired him.
Johnson pronounced him dead at the scene at 7:45 p.m.
He said Callahan’s fatal injuries were blunt force trauma to the chest and compression of the chest. His death was ruled accidental.