Man taken to hospital after driveway accident

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A man was injured after a vehicle backed over his leg.

Posted: Jun 14, 2019 4:50 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - A man was injured after a vehicle backed over his leg.

The accident happened on Friday on East Garrison, near Green T. Road, which is west of Verona.

Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson said the man was trying to jump start a vehicle with a dead battery.

The vehicle, which was still in gear, backed over the man’s leg, Johnson stated.

The man was taken to the hospital for treatment.

The sheriff said the accident happened on private property.

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