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Bulldozer accident leaves man hospitalized

HOPKINS CO., KY (WFIE) -

A Hopkins County man is in critical condition after he was hit by a bulldozer at a job site.

It happened at ten a.m. on a construction site on North Main Street in Madisonville.

Police say the man operating the bulldozer didn't see 51-year old Jeff Travis behind him and backed over his lower body.

Travis, who is from Manitou, was flown to St. Mary's Medical Center where he in for surgery. Following surgery, Travis was admitted to the Surgical Trauma Intensive Care Unit.

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