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Man dies after lawnmower overturns in Yates County

The Yates County Sheriff’s Office says one person is dead after a lawnmower accident on Friday.

Deputies say it occurred at a location in the town of Middlesex.

The mower overturned and trapped the operator underneath it.

A neighbor heard calls for help and removed the mower with a tractor.

Deputies said the operator later died from injuries sustained in the accident.