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Man airlifted from Green Sea after farm mower falls on him

An example of a brush hog. Source: Jim Rosebery via Wikimedia Commons. An example of a brush hog. Source: Jim Rosebery via Wikimedia Commons.

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A man working in the Green Sea community was airlifted to a nearby hospital after a piece of farming equipment fell on him.

Horry County Fire Rescue crews responded after a brush hog fell on the man while he was working near Highway 9, according to HCFR Assistant Fire Chief Justin Gibbons. The worker was flown to the Grand Strand Regional Medical Center.

A brush hog or bush hog is a large rotary grass mower attached to the back of a farm tractor.

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