Names Released In Fatal Lawnmower Accident In Columbus

7/28/17 – Authorities have released the names of the two-people killed over the weekend near Columbus when a motorcycle collided with a riding lawnmower. The driver of the lawnmower was identified yesterday as 62-year-old Robert A Kelsey of rural Columbus while the operator of the motorcycle was 20-year-old Robert B Dawson, also of rural Columbus. Both men died at the scene. The wreck occurred around 7pm Saturday on Hall Road between Boelte and Wendt roads. The accident remains under investigation.