Harrisburg, NY (WTNY) -- New York State Police are investigating an ATV accident in Lewis County that left an elderly man dead.
Police say the accident occurred on the Cobb Rd. in the Town of Harrisburg. At around 3 pm Wednesday police were dispatched to the scene after a report of an unconscious and unresponsive 75 year old male. Police say earlier in the day, 75 year old William Snyder of Barnes Corners was backing his ATV on a sloped area of private land when the vehicle tipped over onto it's left side. The Snyder was ejected and later found by a family friend. He was pronounced dead at the scene.