The Steuben Courier Advocate
  • Man killed in tractor accident

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  • A man was killed Thursday in a tractor accident at a Dansville sawmill, the Steuben Sheriff’s Office reported.
    Donald Stewart, 77, was working at a sawmill at 10621 State Route 36 when he was run over by a rear steer tractor he had been operating.
    The tractor, which had a forklift attachment, struck Stewart and then hit a pickup truck, deputies said.
    Stewart was transported to Noyes Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.
    New York State DEC Police, New York State Police, Dansville Ambulance, Livingston ALS, LifeNet and the Livingston County Coroner’s Office responded to the scene.