Ana Marie Barrera-Bogarin Killed While Protecting Coworker
Yuma, Arizona—Ana Maria Barrera-Bogarin was killed Tuesday when she was run over by a tractor which was pulling a piece of farm equipment.
Ms. Barrera-Bogarin was walking with a coworker when the tractor backed up into their path. Both women attempted to run out of the way, when Ms. Barrera-Bogarin pushed her friend clear of the vehicle. Tragically, Ms. Barrera-Bogarin was knocked to the ground and run over. She was transported to a Yuma hospital where she was pronounced dead.
We extend our condolences to Ms. Barrera-Bogarin’s family and friends. They may find some consolation in her heroic and selfless act.