Apr 05

Humboldt Man Flips Tractor Into Ditch

By: Austin Vaught — austinv@977thebolt.com

Humboldt, Iowa — The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office reported a tractor flipping into a ditch on Tuesday, April 3rd. Gail Smith was driving a 1997 John Deere Tractor southbound in the 2100 mile of Penn Ave. The tractor drove over some pot holes in the roadway which caused the tractor to bounce. Smith lost control of the tractor and entered the west ditch where the tractor rolled onto its right side. No injuries were reported at the scene.