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Sheriff: Woman entangled in farm equipment dragged through field

The woman suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

A 79-year-old woman was airlifted to a hospital on Wednesday after she was injured in a farming accident. 

According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office, the woman became "entangled in the piece of farm equipment and subsequently dragged approximately 400 yards in a field." 

The sheriff's office said the woman suffered non-life-threatening injuries. 

The incident happened around 4:15 p.m. just west of Atwater on the 18000 block of Hwy. 12. Atwater Ambulance Service, Atwater Fire Department, Carris Health Ambulance Service and Life Link assisted in the rescue. 

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