2009-05-28 / Local & State

Pa. Man Dies Of Burns Suffered In Mower Accident

JERSEY SHORE, Pa. (AP) - A central Pennsylvania man has died after being seriously burned in a lawnmower accident.

Officials say 73-year-old Kenneth Fisher died Sunday at Lehigh Valley Hospital.

That was two days after he was hurt when the mower flipped upside-down in the town of Jersey Shore. He was trapped underneath the machine and then caught fire.

A woman driving by spotted the accident and called for help.

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