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A Lingleville man was transported via CareFlite to a Fort Worth hospital Wednesday evening after his son, Casey Lewis, discovered him on the family’s property north of Lingleville unconscious and having trouble breathing. According to reports to the Erath County Sheriff’s Department, the man left Wednesday morning and couldn’t be reached or found by his family all day. It was believed he suffered from a stroke while working behind the family home.