An employee of Andy’s Tire Service is recovering after an accident late Monday afternoon.

According to Captain Cody Wells with the Stephenville Fire Department, the employee was working under a semi while changing a front tire when the truck fell on him and pinned him down at his neck area. 

A coworker was able to set him free using a jack, Wells said. 

The injured man was transported by air to a hospital in Fort Worth. His injuries were reported to be non-life threatening and he is expected to recover.