Veteran Cedar Rapids Racer Arlo Becker Dies
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A well-known eastern Iowa race-car driver was killed yesterday(Mon) afternoon, when his tractor overturned on top of him.

Arlo Becker, 79, of Norway was pronounced dead at the scene, in the 6,000 block of 32nd Avenue north of Shellsburg, shortly after 2:30.

Benton County deputies say Becker’s tractor was pulling a sprayer up a steep grade, when the vehicle tipped over and pinned him to the ground. A friend was also at the scene, but was not injured.

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