Man Falls 12 Feet from Barn Roof

UNION COUNTY, Miss.- A man had to be airlifted to a hospital after he fell from his barn roof. It happened around 8 a.m. Friday morning.

Sheriff Jimmy Edwards told WTVA that it was on Highway 348 in Union County.

The man was apparently sealing off his barn roof when he slipped on some dew, and fell 12 feet to the ground. He was able to call his wife, who then called 911.

He was airlifted to the hospital, but his condition is unknown at this time.