HUNTINGTON COUNTY, IN. (THECOUNT) — Dr. Michael Cozzi, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, has been identified as the victim killed in an accident involving a bobcat tractor Wednesday.
Cozzi, 54, was operating a bobcat tractor when for an unknown reason it accelerated, throwing him off and pinning him between a fencepost and the industrial vehicle.
The official cause of death is listed as, “asphyxia, due to mechanical compression.”
ABC21 previously reported Dr. Michael Cozzi, 54 of Fort Wayne, was moving feed on his bobcat tractor Wednesday morning. For some reason, the tractor accelerated toward the fence and tipped forward. Continue reading