Woman dies after rolling lawnmower into creek

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A woman died after apparently rolling her mower into a creek behind her house Wednesday, according to Fort Wayne police. 

Emergency crews were called to the home around 11pm on a report of a vehicle that flipped into a creek. 

Police confirmed to NBC4 sister station WANE-TV that a woman on a mower appeared to get too close to the creek and rolled over. The woman was pronounced dead by paramedics. 

Police said it appeared to have happened earlier in the day, but the woman wasn’t found until police were called.

No other information was immediately available. 

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