According to reports a young man approximately 20 years of age, was hooking up a chain to a tractor, at a location off Highway 35 in the Gaylesville area, at about 11:00 Tuesday morning, when the tractor backed up injuring the man. The individual was transported to an area hospital for treatment  however, no additional information was immediately available concerning the extent of his injuries. The Gaylesville Fire Department and Cherokee EMS responded to the scene.