Trenton, TX – Co Rd 4526 Electrocution Leaves Worker Seriously Injured
Trenton, TX (October 23, 2019) – On October 22, just before 1 p.m., emergency crews from Ector and Trenton reported to the scene of a major accident on County Road 4526.
According to reports, a lineman was working in the area when he suffered serious injuries from electrocution. The incident resulted in a major grass fire along the roadway.
A medical helicopter reported to the scene of the accident to transport the injured worker to an area hospital while Ector Fire Department tended to the fire.
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
According to statistics, over 540 workers are injured every hour throughout the United States. These horrific incidents add up to more than 12,900 workers injured on the job each day. Sadly, electrocutions are one of the leading causes of accidental injuries for workers. When individuals suffer debilitating injuries at work, it is crucial that they contact a workplace accident attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
Our team at The Benton Law Firm is dedicated to helping accident victims move forward with their lives. With over two decades of experience, injured workers can rest assured knowing their legal rights are protected with us. If you suffered a workplace accident, our team will help you pursue the maximum recovery possible. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to get help now.
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