A 26 year-old man was airlifted to Erlanger Hospital Tuesday morning following an industrial accident at Toyo Tire.

According to reports, at approximately 5:13 Tuesday morning, Bartow County emergency responders were dispatched to Toyo Tire where it was reported that a man had been struck by some equipment and suffered a severe laceration to his leg area.

Upon EMS crew arrival they found the victim with a severely fractured leg and burns to the leg.