Man Cleaning Debris Trapped Under Log, Seriously Hurt
by Sammy Edmonds
posted Dec 3 2013 2:37PM
A man was seriously injured this afternoon after a large log fell on top of him while he was cleaning up debris in Marion. An unnamed outside contractor was unloading debris at the City Garage located at 520 East 6th Street around 1:30 this (Tues) afternoon when a large 10-foot log shot out of the pile and landed on top of him. The man was taken to Marion General Hospital then airlifted to Parkview Hospital in Fort Wayne for treatment of a fractured leg and possible internal injuries.
His condition is unknown but he was conscious upon medics’ arrival according to Marion Fire officials.