Ponca City firefighter run over by brush pumper truck

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PONCA CITY, Okla. – A Ponca City firefighter is in critical condition with leg injuries after accidentally getting run over by a brush pumper truck.

Lt. Lyle Crandall was responding to reports of a grass fire at the time of the accident.

The accident occurred during the transfer of a brush pumper truck.

Crandall sustained a traumatic injury to his left foot and leg as well as his right leg.

Crandall received immediate treatment at the scene.

He was taken by ambulance to a local hospital and was then flown to OU Medical Center.