Peaks Island teen killed in lawn mower accident
A 16-year-old boy was killed in an accident involving a lawn mower on Peaks Island.
Police say the teen was mowing lawns on the island around 4 Monday afternoon when he became trapped between the mower and a parked boat.
The boy was flown to the mainland but he could not be revived.
The teen's name has not been released.
In a statement, Portland Police passed along condolences to the boy's family and called the incident a "tragic accident."