Tractor tips at golf course, trapping driver

August 23, 2010 7:31:09 AM PDT
The operator of a tractor had to be rescued after the vehicle tipped over at a New Jersey golf course.

It happened around 9:45 a.m. Monday at the Meadows at Middlesex in Plainsboro.

Rescuers on the scene say the man became trapped after the tractor tipped over into some water near the 2nd hole.

The man was pulled from the water with a severe injury to one of his legs.

A helicopter was dispatched the fly the victim to the hospital.

Chopper 6 HD was over the scene as a backhoe was used to lift the tractor from the water and onto dry land.