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Tractor accident claims life of Manson man

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CHELAN — A 68-year-old Manson man died early this morning after a tractor accident on orchard land near Chelan.

John W. Marker was pronounced dead at the scene, according to a press release from Chelan County Sheriff Brian Burnett. Marker was found by his adult son who called the RiverCom dispatch center at 4:45 a.m. The son, whose name was not available, reported that his father had been run over by a tractor and the tractor was on fire.

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