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May 7, 2013

UPDATED: MedFlight called in for man trapped in vehicle

— As of 12:20 p.m., MedFlight has landed near the scene of a man trapped in his vehicle under the bridge off Love Branch Road.

The 44-year-old man was found about 11:05 a.m. today. Authorities suggested the man would have to be cut from the vehicle or possibly the bridge might have to be removed. The man was desribted as "coherent"  and reportedly told authorities he has been trapped there since Sunday. Check back for more on this breaking situation.

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