A 59-year-old man was found dead, pinned underneath a tractor in Harford County Friday, state police said.

John Salkowski was discovered by state troopers at about 7:30 p.m. in the 900 block of Pulaski Highway in Joppatowne, where police said he had been mowing grass.

He was pronounced dead at the scene. His body was taken to the medical examiner's office in Baltimore to determine a cause of death.

jkanderson@baltsun.com

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