Man Pinned to Tree While Trying to Stop Rolling Car

by Kelly Mills on June 30, 2011 at 10:35 am

A man is critically injured following an accident in a New Lexington yard.

Around 6:45 Thursday night authorities were called to 3253 Brown Street.

According to the Perry County Sheriff’s Office, three children were playing in a Ford Focus and knocked it into gear. The car started to roll down the yard and a man attempted to stop it. The car hit the man and pinned him to a tree.

First responders reported that the man had no pulse. He was taken to the Good Samaritan Hospital where his status is unknown. Authorities are not releasing any other details at this time.