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Man injured in farming accident in Derbyshire

A man is in a critical condition in hospital following a farming accident in Derbyshire.

Officers were called to reports of an industrial accident at a farm in Mapperley at about 1120 BST.

A police spokeswoman said a man had been injured while working alone with farming machinery.

He was found by a passerby who called an ambulance. He was taken to the Derby Royal Hospital and remains in a critical condition.

The incident is being investigated by police and the health and safety executive.



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