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UPDATE: Name released in Johnson County tractor accident

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JOHNSON COUNTY (KWWL) -

The Johnson County Sheriff's Office has released the name of a man taken to the hospital after being pinned under a tractor when it rolled Tuesday.

It happened in the 1700 block of Rohret Road SW in Johnson County just after 2:30 p.m.

The sheriff's office says Richard Meade, 65, was conscious and alert when rescuers arrived.

Road workers came to the scene to lift the tractor off of him and a helicopter took Meade to University of Iowa Hospitals.

There is no word on his condition at this time.

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