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.