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Brockport man injured in Orleans County farm accident

RIDGEWAY – A Brockport man was flown to Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester by Mercy Flight Friday afternoon after Town of Ridgeway firefighters extricated him from the cab of the 10-wheel hydraulic dump truck he was working on in the 3100 block of Bates Road, the Orleans Sheriff’s Office reported.

Emos Jeanat had recently purchased the truck and was working on farm property he owns along Bates Road when he inadvertently got pinned between the truck’s cab and its dump box.

Medina Fire Department ambulance personnel assisted at the scene of the accident, according to Undersheriff Steven D. Smith.