THERMAL, Calif. -

A man was seriously injured during an incident involving construction equipment in Thermal on Thursday morning.

Cal Fire responded to the medical emergency at 8:05 a.m. in a field near the intersection of Polk Street and Avenue 77. All we know at this time is firefighters found the man with serious injuries when they arrived to the scene. 

The man was airlifted to the hospital with traumatic injuries. 

 Details on what the specific piece of equipment was and how it caused the man's injuries weren't available Thursday afternoon.