Elderly man dies after being trapped under lawn mower

Elderly man dies after being trapped under lawn mower

WOOD COUNTY, OH (WTOL) - A 75-year-old man died Wednesday afternoon after an incident involving a lawn mower.

According to the Wood County Sheriff's Department, Kenneth Peterson was mowing his lawn when the mower overturned in a ditch, pinning Peterson under the mower.

When emergency personnel arrived, they pronounced Peterson dead at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.

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