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Man on lawnmower hit by truck near Sanford

Posted September 5, 2013

— A man on a lawnmower was killed Thursday afternoon when he rode on to South Plank Road near Sanford and was struck by a pickup truck, according to the State Highway Patrol.

Otis Earl Colvin III, 55, died at the scene. 

No charges have been filed against the driver. 

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  • Vote for Pedro Sep 6, 2013

    I can see how this could happen. When I cut along the road, I try to always cut going toward the oncoming lane. It's easy to forget and when at the end of the yard wheel around and get into the street. Sad for him and his family, rest in peace.