PANAMA – An Amish man was flown via Star Flight to Hamot Medical Center Wednesday afternoon after a car struck his buggy, according to the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office.
Amos J. Shetler, 52, of Panama, was operating the horse-led carriage on Cherry Hill Road in Harmony when Adrian W. Thomas, 89, also of Panama, rear-ended him. The details of how the accident happened were not provided.
A veterinarian responded to help the horse pulling the buggy, who sustained minor injuries.
Shetler’s condition was not immediately available.
No charges are expected.