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Lyons man killed in farm accident

Wayne County Sheriff Barry Virts says his office investigated a fatal agricultural accident in the Town of Lyons on Wednesday around 3 p.m.

Patrol units along with the Lyons Fire and Rescue and Lyons Town Ambulance were dispatched to 876 Sohn Alloway Road for an off-road accident involving a bulldozer.



Upon arrival it was discovered that Richard A. Lyon, 84 of Lyons was clearing some farm land when he was injured after apparently being ejected from the bulldozer he was operating.

Mr. Lyons was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Virts.

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