LIVINGSTON COUNTY, Mo. – The Missouri Highway Patrol investigated a fatal farm accident in Livingston County Saturday afternoon, involving a man from Chillicothe.

The crash report states that Mark Burton, 43, was westbound on a private driveway, 10 miles southwest of Chillicothe, on a John Deere tractor. The tractor crossed Livingston County Road 451 and went into the opposite side ditch. Burton was ejected and run over by the tractor.

Burton was transported to Hedrick Medical Center in Chillicothe, where he passes away later in the day.