Sherman Man Injured In Lawn Tractor Accident

MAYVILLE — A Sherman man was injured after an accident with a lawn tractor.

At about 5:45 p.m. Saturday, Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies responded to the area of West Marvin and Valley streets. Upon arrival it was found James A. Eastham, 47, was operating a lawn tractor and lost control, causing it to crash in the road.

Eastham sustained serious injuries as a result of the accident and was flown from the scene by MedVac to UPMC Hamot in Erie, Pa., for his injuries.

This incident is still under investigation by the Sheriff’s Office and further information will follow once available. Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by Mayville Fire Department, and Chautauqua County EMS.


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