Wichita Falls, TX – Worker Injured in Accident at YMCA on Stone Lake Dr
Wichita Falls, TX (October 16, 2019) – A major fall at the Bill Bartley Branch of the YMCA left one person seriously injured.
On October 14, emergency crews responded to the scene of a workplace accident on Bartley Drive (Stone Lake Drive).
According to reports, a construction worker was performing the duties of his job while utilizing a scissor-lift at the YMCA. While working, the machine toppled over, causing the man to fall between 30 and 40-feet to the ground.
The worker sustained extensive lower extremity injuries and was rushed to United Regional for treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Workplace Accidents in Texas
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