A tragic farm accident occurred on Tuesday afternoon in Westmoreland County.

Sheriff C. O. Balderson reported that 29 year-old David Jones, Jr. also known as “Little D” was operating a lime spreader truck when the spreader fly-wheel got clogged up. Jones tried to unclog it when some clothing got caught in it.

Jones was discovered by a hunter in the area around 3:20 on Tuesday.

He was a member of the Westmoreland Volunteer Fire Department and the father of two young children.