Worker safe after tractor overturns during a mowing job in Lebanon

Posted at 10:01 PM, Aug 16, 2022
and last updated 2022-08-16 23:01:18-04

LEBANON, Tenn. (WTVF)  — A City of Lebanon employee sustained only minor injuries Tuesday despite being in the cab of a John Deere tractor overturning while he mowed a hill.

The incident happened on Highway 109 northbound near Martha Leeville Road.

Police said emergency personnel transported the employee to a local hospital for evaluation.

"Let’s keep him in our prayers as the adrenaline wears off and the soreness sets in over the coming days," police officials said.