Jefferson City man hurt in farming accident

A man was hurt after his harvester combine rolled down an embankment. (File photo)

A Jefferson City man was seriously hurt in a farming accident Thursday morning.

The accident happened on Rockport Hills Road near Highway 54 in Cole County.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 21-year-old Tyler Hogg was driving a harvester combine up a hill. The vehicle lost power, rolled backwards and overturned down a steep embankment.

Hogg was taken to Capitol Region Medical Center with serious injuries.

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