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(**Update)Local plow truck driver dies in tragic, accidental fire while finishing up job in town of Busti...

A local plow truck driver was killed early yesterday morning in a tragic accident when his vehicle caught fire while completing a job in the town of Busti early yesterday morning.  Lakewood-Busti Police Chief John Bentley says police and Lakewood firefighters were called to the scene at Snug Harbor Marine Showroom on West Lake Road about 4 a.m.  Bentley is releasing few details... but, says officials found the truck fully-engulfed in flames on arrival.  He adds the 26 year-old man was found dead in the driver's seat.  Bentley says the body of the driver was sent to the Erie County Medical Center in Buffalo for identification... and, to determine the cause of death.  Early reports where that the vehicle was still running when officials arrived.  Bentley says investigators confirmed that the blaze was sparked when the rear wheels caught fire.  He adds the incident has hit home with a lot of local plow truck operators.

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