The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department reports responding to accidental injury call February 16 aroundy lunch time. The Sheriff’s Department reports that around lunch time Semmie M.Franklin was working in a field near 4959 Willis Road where he wasremoving a large tree from the field with a tractor.
When Franklin did not show up for lunch, co-workers went to look for him. They found Franklin with a large tree branch lying on him.
Franklin was conscious but had extensive injuries to his upper body. Franklin was air lifted to SEAMC for treatment.