Farm accident kills Hartland man

TOWN OF HARTLAND, N.Y. (WIVB)- The Niagara County Sheriff Office say a man was found trapped underneath a tractor and unresponsive on Seaman Road Saturday morning.

Deputies responded to a 911 call reporting an unconscious man trapped under a tractor with an attached haybine just before 10 a.m.

Larry Cooper, 68, was later pronounced dead at the scene. Investigators believe Cooper was operating the equipment when there was some kind of mechanical failure.

 

 

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