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. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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