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Mower fire sends Howland man to hospital

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A Howland homeowner was rushed to the hospital after he was burned when his lawnmower caught fire.

Investigators say the man living on the 8500 block of High Street was working on his riding mower in the doorway of his garage Friday morning when the mower burst into flame.

Firefighters say the victim was taken to Mercy Health in Youngstown to be treated for burns on his arm.

The fire did not spread to the garage.

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