Fatal Tractor Accident in Dansville

Published 04/18 2014 09:29AM

Updated 04/18 2014 10:12AM

A man is dead after getting run over by a tractor in the town of Dansville.  The accident happened at a sawmill at 10621 State Route 36.  The victim, Donald Stewart, 77, was treated at the scene and transported to Noyes Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Investigators on scene discovered that Stewart had been operating a rear steer tractor with a forklift attachment.  The tractor had run over Stewart in reverse before striking a pickup. 

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