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Fairfax man injured in tractor accident

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A crash in Fairfax sent a man to the hospital Wednesday afternoon.

The Franklin County Sheriff's Office says John Chamberlin, 90, of Fairfax, was run over by a tractor on Huntville Road around 2:30 p.m.

Chamberlin was taken to Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington where he is in critical condition.

Authorities say Jason Heyer, 56, was behind the wheel of the tractor and said he did not see the senior citizen.

Investigators don't believe alcohol was involved in the incident, and as of right now, they are not anticipating filing any charges.

An investigation is underway.

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