Laredo, TX – Man Injured By Following Pole On McPherson
Laredo, TX (May 1, 2019) – On May first, Laredo Police Department and fire officials responded to the scene of an incident at a water tower located on McPherson near the location of the old United High School Campus.
According to reports, a victim was 10-feet up on a pole when it broke loose from 20-to-30-feet above where the victim was at. The individual was working on a pole being installed at the cellphone tower located in north Laredo when the incident occurred.
The victim was injured and transported to a local hospital in stable condition.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his or her family at this time.
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