The Intelligencer Journal/Lancaster New Era reports ( http://bit.ly/MBEX0q) the accident happened a little after 6 p.m. Friday in Fulton Township. Fire officials say the victim was mowing around a slight embankment when the tractor slid into the water and ended up on top of him; the victim's name was not released.
Fire officials say they removed the mower and recovered the man's body. An autopsy is scheduled for Monday.
Information from: Intelligencer Journal/Lancaster New Era , http://lancasteronline.com