Combine

scene of accident

LIND - The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office says it assisted emergency responders in a farming accident south of Lind late Tuesday.

Authorities say the combine accident occurred just north of the Adams County line.

Deputies say a man’s legs got caught in an auger while working inside of a combine. It reportedly took several hours with lots of people working to get him free.

A Life Flight helicopter was summoned to transport him to a hospital for his injuries. iFIBER ONE News is working to obtain the extent of the person’s injuries.