Hey! There's a man buried under a hay bale
Last updated 3/3/2021 at 2:07pm
PASCO – Franklin County deputies found a 50-year-old man buried beneath hay on a farm northeast of Pasco Monday.<!-10p->
The man was apparently stealing hay from a pile on private property along Peterson Road when a big bale broke free and fell on him, according to the sheriff's office. The hay covered him and part of his pickup.<!-9p->
Bales can weigh about 1,500 pounds.<!-8p->
At 5 a.m. deputies and the firefighters were able to dig him out. He was flown to a hospital for medical treatment, according to the sheriff's office.<!-7p->
The sheriff's office is investigating.