Franklin Man Injured in Farm Accident 18 Oct 13

A rural Franklin man was injured in a farm accident Thursday afternoon. According to the Renville County Sheriff’s Department, 35 year old Jared Madsen suffered numerous, non-life threatening injuries in a sweeping auger on a farm northwest of Franklin.

Madsen was airlifted to North Memorial Hospital by North Air Care. Franklin Ambulance, North Memorial Ambulance, the Renville County Sheriff’s Office and State Patrol all responded.