Lawnmower accident kills Cherokee County man

A man was crushed and killed by his lawnmower Saturday morning in Cherokee County.

Posted: Jun. 16, 2018 7:42 PM
Updated: Jun. 17, 2018 7:28 PM

A Cherokee County man is dead after being found underneath his lawnmower Saturday morning.

Authorities say the 62 year old William Sullivan lost control of his lawnmower, it went down into a ditch, and then the mower landed on top of him.


The official cause of death is crush injury to the chest. The accident is under investigation. No foul play is suspected.

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