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Pastor killed after tractor overturns in Suffolk


SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) — Authorities say a pastor died after a tractor he was operating overturned in Suffolk.

Suffolk police tell media outlets that 44-year-old Adam Thourogood Sr. of Chesapeake was pronounced dead at the scene.

The accident occurred on Tuesday, April 21st in the Whaleyville section of Suffolk.

Thourogood was senior pastor at the New Jerusalem Church of God In Christ in Virginia Beach.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.


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