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A woman mowing the lawn at a Canadian airstrip is struck and killed by a small plane making a landing


Updated 2:54 PM ET, Tue July 6, 2021

(CNN)A woman mowing the grass at a small airfield in Quebec died after she was hit by a plane as it came in for a landing, authorities say.

The 27-year-old woman, who has not been identified, was operating a tractor on Monday near the runway at the Saint-Esprit airfield in Quebec, about 37 miles (60 km) north of Montreal.