A 78-year-old man was injured Wednesday morning when his tractor ran over him north of Shawnee.


A 78-year-old man was injured Wednesday morning when his tractor ran over him north of Shawnee.
Shawnee firefighters and REACT EMS medics responded to the scene at 46505 Garrett’s Lake Road.
The man, whose name was not being released because of medical privacy laws, was transported by Medi Flight helicopter ambulance to Oklahoma City for treatment of his injuries.
Shawnee Fire Department Lt. Neal Motley said the man suffered a left shoulder injury, along with a crushing-type injury to his chest.
The man was able to meet medical personnel at the road, where he was treated before being airlifted to Oklahoma City. A condition report could not be obtained Wednesday night.