Young boy run over by lawnmower, flown to Vanderbilt hospital

(Photo: WKRN)

MT. JULIET, Tenn. (WKRN) – A young boy around 5 or 6 years old was run over by a lawnmower Wednesday night.

The child, whose foot was injured, was taken by Vanderbilt LifeFlight to their hospital in Nashville, confirmed Sharon Flair, PIO for the Wilson County Sheriff’s Department.

(Photo: WKRN)
(Photo: WKRN)

Lebanon Road at Devonshire Drive was shut down briefly for the LifeFlight helicopter to land.

The accident happened near city limits on Overhills Drive in Old Hickory.

The boy underwent surgery late Wednesday night.

Further details weren’t immediately released.


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