lafayette countyNAPOLEON, Mo. — An 85-year-old Lafayette County man was found dead after a mowing accident sometime Monday.

According to the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department, Fred Knoche left for mowing sometime Monday morning and never returned home. Captain Hannaway said it appears Knoche rolled the tractor over on himself. Knoche was located Tuesday.

Lafayette County officials were unable to release any further information at this time.