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Car collides with tractor, sends 3 to hospitals

By: Phil Pendletno Email
By: Phil Pendletno Email

Witnesses say a man driving a tractor was trying to get from one field to fertilize another when this jaguar collided with him on U.S. Hwy 127 in Mercer County.

One person in the car….and the man in the tractor were airlifted out.

“He got a big cut on his forehead, and one back here,” said Charles Johnston, a friend of the farmer who was in the tractor.

Another was taken away by ambulance..

“We’re praying for all of them,” said Johnston.

The exact cause of the crash is still under investigation by the Mercer County sheriff’s office. The man in the tractor was listed in serious condition at UK Hospital in Lexington.


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