(Persia) A Persia boy was seriously hurt in a tractor accident Monday night.
The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office says the accident happened at around 9:30 p.m. in the 400 block of County Road M-16. Ten-year-old Cole Pauley was riding on the fender of a 1066 International Tractor driven by his father, Robert Pauley. The boy fell from the tractor on a level B roadway and was run over.
Cole Pauley was transported by Shelby County Fire and Rescue to Myrtue Memorial Hospital in Harlan. He was later air-lifted to and Omaha Hospital for treatment of serious injuries.
June 11, 2013