Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Clyde Taylor killed in  tractor accident

Clyde Taylor, 80, of rural Vienna was killed Monday morning, Sept. 17, when the tractor he was driving rolled over on top of him.

According to Johnson County Sheriff’s Department, Taylor was mowing on a pond levee on his farm located on Yorkshire Lane, just north of Vienna, when the tractor overturned. The sheriff’s department responded to the scene at approximately 10:50 that morning to find Taylor pinned under the tractor.

First responders attempted CPR on Taylor. He was transported to Heartland Regional Hospital in Marion where he was pronounced dead at 12:24 p.m.

Funeral arrangements for Clyde Taylor are pending at Bailey Funeral Home in Vienna.

A complete obituary for Mr. Taylor can be found in this issue.

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