Brockport man hospitalized after farm accident in Ridgeway

Posted 29 April 2013 at 12:00 am

Press Release: Orleans County Sheriff’s Office

A Brockport man is hospitalized following a farm accident in the Town of Ridgeway on April 26, 2013. The incident occurred in the 3100 block of Bates Road. Emos Jeanat was working on farm property he owns at that location. He was working on a 10-wheel hydraulic dump truck he recently purchased, when he was inadvertently pinned between the cab and the dump box.

Jeanat was extricated by Ridgeway firefighters and flown to Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester by MercyFlight helicopter. Medina FD ambulance personnel also assisted at the scene.

The incident was investigated by Deputies T.N. Tooley and J.J. Cole.

Steven D. Smith