Rusk County, TX – Man Injured In Work Accident Off FM 2276
Rusk County, TX (March 28, 2019) – The Crims Chapel Volunteer Fire Department responded to a construction site accident just after 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 28.
The accident occurred at a site off Farm to Market Rd 2276 just north of FM 850. According to reports, the worker was working on the site on a bulldozer when he fell with the machine into a pit. The injured driver was transported to Christus Trinity Mother Francis in Tyler immediately following the incident.
At this time, we are unsure of the extent of injuries the driver sustained. Our thoughts and prayers are with the driver.
Workplace Accidents In Texas
Every year, over 500 workers are injured in Texas each year while hundreds of others are injured. No matter how many rules and regulations are in place to protect workers, there is never a worksite that is without risk.
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