Stamford – State Worker Injured
A truck driver was seriously injured in Stamford yesterday morning.
The accident occurred at the Stamford Transfer Station at approximately 6:40 a.m. A 59-year-old truck driver was on the ground floor inside the facility, talking to an equipment operator, when debris from the second floor fell on him. The victim sustained serious head and spinal injuries in the incident and was immediately transported by EMS crews to Stamford Hospital where he remains in serious condition. According to authorities, two people in the area witnessed the incident. Officials have yet to disclose the identity of the victim as the accident is still being investigated. Updates will be provided when appropriate.
Investigators are still investigating this incident, so it remains to be seen who or what is at fault in this case. That said, if authorities discover reckless behavior or negligence in this and other similar cases, those injured will have the option of filing for damages if their legal counsel deems it appropriate.
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