Rusk County, TX – Two Injured In Oilfield Accident Near Henderson
Rusk County, TX (May 16, 2019) – Around 9 a.m. on May 16, emergency crews responded to the scene of an oil field accident in Rusk County near Henderson.
According to reports, two workers were working on a well. As the workers were picking up piping on site, the pipes separated. A piece of the piping struck one worker in the head and a second worker in the back.
Both injured workers were transported to area hospitals via helicopter for emergency treatment to their injuries.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time.
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