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      Good Hope man dies after being thrown from tractor

      An 86-year-old Good Hope, Illinois man has died following a traffic crash that happened Tuesday afternoon.

      Robert Goodpasture was driving a tractor pulling a hay rake when he was clipped from behind by a pickup.

      The impact caused the tractor to swerve violently, throwing Goodpasture out.

      He was taken by helicopter to a hospital in Peoria, where he later died.

      The driver of the truck and his two passengers weren't hurt.