Journalist killed at tractor test day

A French machinery journalist has died following an accident at a Fendt press launch held in Marktoberdorf, Germany, on Tuesday (6 October).

Olivier Fachard, a freelance journalist who was working for French agricultural publication Le Betteravier Francais as well as a contractor magazine, was taken to hospital following an incident which involved an overturned tractor.

Mr Fachard died shortly after arrival at hospital.

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