Illustration of a tractor. - C. Allain / APEI / 20 Minutes
The accident occurred Monday on the departmental 723, towards Ancenis (Loire-Atlantique), around 9 p.m. Loire-Atlantique firefighters were called in to intervene in a traffic accident involving a tractor. The emergency services could not do anything to save the one who drove him, a young man of 17 years old.
According to the newspaper L'Echo d'Ancenis , the victim lost control of the machine after the trailer he was pulling away from the tractor, which overturned. Originally from Maine-et-Loire, the young man had just started his apprenticeship on a farm in the area.
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