8/23/13 – 4:56 A.M.
A lawn mower accident took the life of a Dunkirk man in southern Hancock County Thursday afternoon. The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reports 53-year-old Charles Turner was operating a Scag zero-turn riding lawn mower on a property at 21935 U.S. 68 when the mower rolled down a ditch bank and pinned Turner underneath. He was prounounced dead at the scene of the accident.
Turner was the pastor at Open Door Family Worship Center in Fostoria. The accident remains under investigation.
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