Rescue Crews Free Man From Beneath Lawn Mower

WEEPING WATER – Cass County Emergency Management was alerted to an emergency near the fairgrounds Friday afternoon with a knock on the door.

A lawnmower overturned near the emergency management office at the fairgrounds. The man was trapped beneath the mower near a drainage culvert.

Emergency Management Director Sandy Weyers said the manpower and equipment from the fire and rescue department was used to free the man.

He was taken by Weeping Water rescue to the hospital at Syracuse.

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