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Four Injured In Fall At Lexington Tobacco Farm

Posted at 4:56 AM, Aug 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-30 07:48:34-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Four people are hurt after an accident on a Lexington tobacco farm.

It happened Wednesday afternoon on South Cleveland Road.

Firefighters say the victims were working in a barn when a railing broke. All four people fell from a significant height.

Paramedics brought three of the four to the hospital, while the fourth drove there.

They say while one person’s injuries are considered potentially life-threatening, the other three are expected to be okay.

The property owners declined to speak with us.