Man pinned under tractor for half hour, rushed to hospital
NEAR ALEXANDRIA, MINN. (Valley News Live) - One man is recovering from injuries after his tractor rolled, pinning him underneath it for 30 minutes.
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Department says it was called to the scene around 8 p.m. on Wednesday, June 30 along Hwy. 27, west of Alexandria, MN.
When troopers arrived, they used a floor jack to lift part of the tractor off the victim’s legs.
The victim, 49-year-old Gary Anderson, said he was mowing the ditches when he hit a mound and the tractor rolled.
Anderson was taken to the hospital but is expected to be ok.
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