GATESVILLE — An Oglesby man was severely injured when a tractor rolled over him near here about 5:30 p.m. Monday.

The 24-year-old man had gotten off the tractor after it would not start and was trying to start it on the ground when the vehicle rolled over him, Coryell County Chief Deputy Joe Blakely said.

The man was taken by helicopter Monday to Baylor Scott & White Hospital in Temple.Hospital staff did not have him listed as a patient Tuesday.

Contact Tim Orwig at torwig@kdhnews.com

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