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Woman Injured by Lawnmower During Argument

A Vigo County woman was airlifted to Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis in critical condition Friday after a family property dispute turned violent.

According to witnesses the 59-year-old woman was upset and drove her Jeep through her 91-year-old male relative‘s yard, causing property damage.

The man, who was on a zero radius mower at the time, confronted the woman in the driveway.

An argument escalated to the point that the woman got out of the Jeep brandishing a machete.

As the man quickly turned the riding mower, the mower deck ran over the woman‘s lower leg resulting in a severe injury to her foot.