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Man killed in lawnmower accident

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by Cami Mountain

ONEIDA COUNTY (WAOW) -- A man is dead in the Township of Little Rice after his lawnmower tipped over.

The Oneida County Sheriff's Department got the call just after 2:00 PM, Monday.  They were told a man was trapped underneath a riding lawn tractor.

An initial investigation found that the lawn mower and victim had rolled sidewise down an embankment with the tractor rolling at least once before coming to rest on the victim.  The man died.

The name of the victim is being withheld so that family members can be notified of the death.

Online Reporter: Cami Mountain

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