State Police: Galway Town Supervisor killed in agricultural accident


GALWAY, NY (WRGB) State Police say the town supervisor for Galway sustained fatal injures in an agricultural accident on Friday.

Investigators say that State Police responded to the home of Paul Lent in Galway. There, according to police, Lent was pronounced dead after a tractor overturned, pinning him.

State Police were assisted by the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office and the Harmoney Corners Fire Department as well as Galway EMS.

The Saratoga County Sheriff also posted on Facebook, expressing their condolences for Lend, saying he served as a Saratoga County Deputy Sheriff as well as the Saratoga County Director of Emergency Services in the 1980’s and again in the 2000’s.

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