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Maine Teen Hurt While Mowing The Lawn Dies From Injuries

PORTLAND, Maine - A Maine teenager has died of injuries sustained while mowing the lawn, officials said. Peaks Island police say a 16-year-old boy was operating a riding lawn mower on Monday when he became trapped between the mower and a parked boat. First responders then found the teen suffering from serious injuries. Paramedics, along with a Lifeflight helicopter, arrived on scene, but they were unable to revive the teen.

Portland Police passed along condolences to the boy's family and called the incident a "tragic accident." The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner will determine the direct cause and manner of the teen's death.