A Bailey’s Harbor man was injured when the riding lawnmower he was using to plow snow was hit by a pick-up truck Wednesday afternoon on County A near Kangaroo Beach Road in the town of Bailey’s Harbor.
According to the accident report, Jason Orsted of Ellison Bay was headed north on County A at a little after 4 Wednesday afternoon when he came up behind a riding lawnmower with a plow. As Orsted attempted to pass the lawnmower, driver Frank Pammer made a left hand turn into the pickup’s path, causing in the collision.
Pammer told the officer on the scene that he was clearing snow and attempting to make a U-turn and did not see the pick-up.
Pammer sustained a minor injury to his right forearm but refused medical transport. Neither Orsted nor two passengers in the pick-up were injured.
The truck and lawnmower both had minor damage. No citations were issued.