SC woman dies after tractor flips on her

WALHALLA, S.C. (AP) - An Oconee County woman has died after the tractor she was driving overturned on her as she was driving up an embankment.

Coroner Karl Addis said 52-year-old Eva Cooper Simmons of West Union died Sunday evening after she was pinned under the tractor.

Addis says bystanders were able to lift the tractor off of Simmons and she was flown to Oconee Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.

Addis said an autopsy was planned Monday.

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