Deputies: Man, 59, killed in Ionia Co. tractor accident

Authorities respond to a fatal tractor accident in Odessa Township, Saturday, August 26, 2017. (Ionia County Sheriff's Office)

LAKE ODESSA, Mich. (WOOD) — Deputies say a man was killed after he rolled his tractor in Ionia County Saturday night.

The crash happened around 9:30 p.m. in the 300 block of W Henderson Road in Odessa Township.

Authorities respond to a fatal tractor accident in Odessa Township, Saturday, August 26, 2017.

Deputies say family members called 911 after finding the man in a drainage ditch. Crews arrived and pronounced the man dead on scene.

Authorities have not released the identity of the victim, but say he was a 59-year-old man from Lake Odessa.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

**This story has been corrected to show that the crash happened in Odessa Township, not Lake Odessa, and that the crash happened at 9:30 p.m.