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Man Airlifted After Walking Nearly Three Miles From Accident Scene

Posted: Friday, May 24th, 2013 at 11:48 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Aaron Gernes

One man was airlifted to Des Moines this morning after a one-vehicle accident left him with a head and arm injury. Columbia Fire Chief John Pierce tells KNIA/KRLS News that man was alert when he was airlifted. The accident occurred on 150th south of Rutlidge; however, Pierce says the man walked nearly three miles to his home at the 1300 block of Highway G76 before first responders were called. The man’s name was not released.