Brown Co. man trapped under tractor for 24 hours

BROWN COUNTY, OH (FOX19) - A man was reportedly trapped beneath an overturned tractor for nearly 24 hours in Brown County.

Authorities say the report was made Wednesday evening around 10 p.m. The victim said it happened Tuesday night at a farm on Scoffield Road in Huntington Township, just outside of Aberdeen, Ohio.

According to Brown County dispatchers, the tractor rolled over him and left him trapped. He was able to free himself approximately 24 hours later. 

How he was able to free himself is unclear at this point.

He was transported to the Meadowview Regional Medical Center in Maysville, Kentucky. Authorities said the man was still conscious and alert.

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