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Child getting struck by lawn mower in Yates County



Yates County, New York — A child is being struck and injured by a lawn mower.

According to a first responders report, on October 29, a child suffered severe injuries after their mother accidentally hit them with a lawn mower at Keuka Park.

The child had to be transported to Strong Memorial Hospital by helicopter, because of the injuries to the legs and arms.

A 28-year-old, Rhonda Zimmerman was operating the lawn mower when she accidentally backed over her 15-month-old child.

At this time, the Sheriff’s Office investigation is ongoing.v