Authorities: Man dies after crash involving riding lawnmower

ROSS TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) – Authorities say a 59-year-old man has died after the riding lawnmower he was on was struck by a vehicle in Kalamazoo County.

The sheriff’s department says the Augusta man was pronounced dead at the scene of Tuesday’s crash in Ross Township. His name wasn’t immediately released.

Investigators say he was operating the mower and went into the roadway before being struck. The sheriff’s department is investigating.

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