Man dead in farm accident

Published 11:52 pm Tuesday, April 21, 2015

A Chesapeake man is dead after a farm accident that turned fatal, according to a city press release.

The accident was reported at 3:46 p.m. It occurred in the 3900 block of Butler Drive.

The victim was found to be operating a tractor that overturned, according to the release. Adam Thourogood Sr., 44, of Chesapeake, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

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The cause of the accident is under investigation.