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Man Injured in Martin County Oilfield Accident

MARTIN COUNTY - A man is in the hospital after falling from some oilfield equipment Friday afternoon.

It happened around 2:00 at a pulling unit in central Martin County near the Grady school.

The Martin County Sheriff's Office says the man was on a beam connecting the pulling unit to a pump jack when he fell.      

The man had a broken leg and head injuries. He had to be airlifted to the hospital.

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