Madison
64° F
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
Advertisement

Police: Man injured when hay baler rolled over him

Published On: Aug 20 2013 04:38:46 PM CDT

Jeremy Nichols

A man in Mazomanie was taken by Med Flight to the hospital after an accident with farm equipment.

TOWN OF BERRY, Wis. -

An 81-year-old man was injured when a hay baler rolled over him Tuesday, officials said.

Officials responded to 9282 Highway 19 in the town of Berry around 12:45 p.m. for an EMS call, according to a release.

Benjamin Hodgson, of Mazomanie, was seriously injured when a hay baler rolled over him, officials said. The baler was unhitched from the tractor and rolled backward over Hodgson, pinning his legs.

Hodgson was transported by Med Flight to UW Hospital, according to the release.

Advertisement
  • C3K-EVENTS

    Events calendar

    Looking for something to do? Visit Channel 3000's events section featuring dining, food, music and family-friendly events throughout Madison and the surrounding area.

  • Get your weather app

    Channel3000.com and WISC-TV3 deliver local forecasts, live radar, school closings and alerts for Madison and South Central Wisconsin to iOS or Android devices.

  • Learn more about WISC-TV

    Meet the News 3 staff, learn about our newscasts, search our job postings and find out how to contact us.

Advertisement