Enterprise man, 70, injured while working with farm equipment

Washington County Sheriff's Office. Photo: enterpriseutah.org

ENTERPRISE, Utah, April 23, 2019 (Gephardt Daily) — A 70-year-old man who was injured while working with farm equipment on Tuesday was transported to an area hospital in unknown condition.

Deputy Graham Hancock, Washington County Sheriff’s Office, said the victim was working with a post-hole driller, which was attached to a tractor, at about 10 a.m. Tuesday when his clothing became caught in the machinery.

“It caught a piece of his clothes, injuring him,” Hancock said.

Hancock responded to the scene, as did Enterprise EMS. The man was transported to St. George’s Dixie Regional Hospital in unknown condition, Hancock said.

Enterprise is about 34 miles north of St. George.

No additional information was immediately available. Gephardt Daily will have more information as it becomes available.

A man was injured after becoming caught in a tractor at about 00 South 200 North, Enterprize, Utah, on Tuesday, March 23, 2019. Image: Google Maps

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