Man rescued after riding lawn mower rolls into creek

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Emergency crews rescued a man after his riding lawn mower fell in a creek in the 1200 block of Hillside Drive in Bettendorf on June 15, 2021 (photo: Ryan Risky, OurQuadCities.com).

Emergency crews rescued a man after his riding lawn mower rolled into a creek in Bettendorf on Tuesday around 11 a.m.

The accident happened in the 1200 block of Hillside Drive when the lawn mower malfunctioned while on a hill and fell upside down into the culvert.

The man was taken to the hospital with some injuries. His current condition is unknown.

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