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Tractor driver flown to Marshfield after truck hits him in Arpin

Karen Madden
Marshfield News-Herald

ARPIN - A man suffered significant injuries when a pickup hit the man's tractor on Wood County K Tuesday afternoon, according to an official. 

The man was driving his tractor north on Wood County K when a pickup hit the tractor from behind at 12:24 p.m. Tuesday, Wood County Sheriff's Department Capt. Quentin Ellis said. The impact threw the man from the tractor and he was pinned under the pickup, Ellis said. 

Life Link of Marshfield flew the tractor driver, who had significant injuries, to Marshfield Medical Center, Ellis said. The pickup driver, who suffered minor injuries, was treated and released.

The crash remains under investigation and no names were being released Tuesday, Ellis said. Wood County K was shut down for several hours following the crash.