Osceola Teen Injured in Farm Accident


ULYSSES, Neb. (AP) -- A 17-year-old Osceola boy has been hospitalized after being run over by a forklift in eastern Nebraska.

Authorities say the accident occurred about 11:30 a.m. Saturday on a farm southeast of Ulysses in Butler County. The Lincoln Journal Star reports that the forklift was driven by an 18-year-old man.

The Butler County Sheriff's Office says the boy has been flown to a Lincoln hospital. His name and condition haven't been released.

The Sheriff's Office is investigating the incident.