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Victim unconscious and not breathing after truck falls over in Owensboro

OWENSBORO, KY (WFIE) -

Crews responded to a traumatic injury incident in Owensboro.

Officials say a truck fell over and landed on a person at Yager Materials.

Authorities say Thomas M. Simpson from Ohio County was working on a front axle on a heavy truck and somehow the axel fell on him.

Officials say co-workers got the axel off of Simpson and started CPR.

Simpson was taken to Owensboro Health Regional Hospital where he is in critical condition

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