CONEWANGO – New York State Police say a 5-year-old died following a law mower accident this week in Conewango.
Troopers in a media release Friday evening say they were dispatched Wednesday night to a report of a child unresponsive under a lawn mower on Route 241.
Through investigation police believe that the child riding lawn mower without an adult and was thrown from the mower.
The lawn mower then drove over the child causing fatal injuries, police said.
The 5-year-old was pronounced at the scene and the trooper’s investigation remains ongoing.