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Published: Thursday, 8/4/2005

Lawn-mower accident fatal for Toledo man

A 20-year-old Toledo man was killed yesterday when a lawn mower he was riding along West River Road near Roachton Road just west of Perrysburg overturned in a ditch and fell on top of him, the Wood County Sheriff's Office said.

Zachary T. Forrest of 2445 Robinwood Ave. was pronounced dead on the scene, Sheriff Mark Wasylyshyn said.

Mr. Forrest was mowing the grass on private property in the 25000 block of West River and was riding along a ditch about 6:30 p.m. when the mower overturned and fell on top of him.

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