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Cass County man airlifted to hospital after tractor overturns


A Cass County man was flown to the hospital after a farming accident Tuesday evening.

The Cass County Sheriff's Department says they were called out to the 51000-Block of Gards Prarier Road south of Decatur around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Deputies say 83-year-old Jay Hemenway was driving his tractor when he lost control and the tractor overturned, trapping him underneath.

Hemenway was airlifted to a Kalamazoo hospital for treatment.

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