Man hurt after log rolls, pins him against machinery in Bellevue

Photo: WKRN
Photo: WKRN

BELLEVUE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A man was injured after a log rolled onto him in Bellevue Thursday morning.

It happened on Hicks Road just after 9 a.m.

Photo: WKRN
Photo: WKRN

The sergeant told News 2 the man was moving a log when it rolled back on him. A skid loader he had left running nearby then rolled down a hill and pinned him between the machinery and the log.

Emergency crews said the man suffered life-threatening injuries and he was taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville.

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