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Cattaraugus County man dies when vehicle goes into pond

A Cattaraugus County man died Friday evening when the vehicle he was operating went off a driveway and overturned into a pond, deputies reported.

Elias Ruela Jr., 58, of Napoli was attempting to back the vehicle down the driveway about 5:30 p.m. when he went off the driveway and into the pond. He was pronounced dead at the scene, Cattaraugus County deputes said.

Theh investigation is continuing.