Authorities identify deceased E. Texas ranch hand

HENDERSON COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - The ranch hand found dead on a Henderson County property last Monday has been identified as Melvin Lewis Adams, 57.

According to Henderson County Sheriff Ray Nutt, owners of a property on Highway 175 just outside of Athens found Adams lying near a tractor with multiple injuries.

The preliminary autopsy shows that Adams died as the result of an accident.

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