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Cow Kicks Man in Head in Ellington

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    Farm Accident Sends Employee to Hospital

    A man has been taken by helicopter to the hospital after a cow kicked him in the head at Oakridge Dairy farm on Jobs Hill Road in Ellington early Thursday morning. (Published Thursday, July 19, 2018)

    A man has been taken by helicopter to the hospital after a cow kicked him in the head at Oakridge Dairy farm on Jobs Hill Road in Ellington early Thursday morning.

    Fire officials said they received a call at 4:24 a.m. reporting a head injury.

    They arrived at the farm four minutes later and first responders determined the farm employee, who is in his 20s, suffered a serious head injury.  

    LifeStar was called and flew the patient to Bay State Hospital.  The condition of the man is unknown.

    Please check back for updates.