Nine-Year-Old Saves Man Trapped Under Tractor

  • 6/17/2017 6:34:47 PM
  • Kelly Stobie
  • Local News

JACKSON TWP. - A nine-year-old boy came to his babysitter's rescue Friday after a tractor the man was driving rolled over and fell into a ditch, trapping him underneath.

Nine-year-old Kameron Massie said he came to the man's aid after he heard him yelling and immediately jumped into a nearby backhoe tractor, drove it over to the man, and used the backhoe to wedge the tractor off of the man's leg.

Utopia Pipeline workers were the first civilians to stop and help the boy, followed by Ashland County Sheriff's Office and Polk Fire Department.

Kameron's family is incredibly proud of him. The babysitter was taken to a nearby hospital but suffered only minor injuries.

 

More Local News

Our top stories from around the area
  • Lone Robber Holds Up Garfield Heights Bank
  • Lone Robber Holds Up Garfield Heights Bank

    • 8/23/2017 9:14:19 PM
    • WMFD Digital Team
    • Local News

    Only hours after a two-person bank robbery in Independence, Ohio, a lone man entered through the front doors of the Garfield Heights US Bank building, giving the teller a note with his demands.

  • Armed Robbers Storm Independence Bank

    • 8/23/2017 7:56:43 PM
    • WMFD Digital Team
    • Local News

    At approximately 8:50 am Wednesday morning, the Ohio Teamsters Credit Union was robbed at gunpoint.

  • City Of Galion Electric Dept. Superintendent Charged

    • 8/23/2017 4:43:50 PM
    • Kelly Stobie
    • Local News

    Crawford County Municipal Court records have confirmed that the superintendent of the Galion Electric Department, Tony Slone, has been charged with receiving stolen property.

Local News

More stories from around the area