90-year-old man rescued from under off-road vehicle

Emergency crews in Cherokee County, Georgia, free a 90-year-old man from under an off-road vehicle.

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Emergency crews in Cherokee County, Georgia, free a 90-year-old man from under an off-road vehicle.

A 90-year-old Georgia man was pulled from under an off-road vehicle in Cherokee County on Tuesday morning, a fire department spokesman said.

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Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services responded to a 911 call around 7:45 a.m. about a man trapped under a utility vehicle at 910 Essic Road in the Clayton community, spokesman Tim Cavender said.

Crews found that the man was under a John Deere Gator off-road vehicle, according to Cavender. They reportedly had the vehicle off the man in about five minutes.

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The man, who was not identified, was conscious, alert and appeared to have no major injuries. He was taken by ambulance to Northside Hospital Cherokee in Canton for a check up.

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