East Haddam, CT (June 17, 2019) – On June 17, just after 1 p.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of an accident on Petticoat Drive.
According to reports, a 24-year-old male tree worker sustained serious and traumatic injuries after a tree fell on top of him. Reports indicate the male suffered traumatic chest injuries.
The male victim was flown to an area hospital via LifeStar for medical treatment immediately following the incident.
At this time, the accident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the male injured in this incident.
Workplace Accidents In Connecticut
Every year, hundreds of workers are injured on the job in Connecticut. Victims who are injured while working are often forced out of work for an extended period. In some cases, victims are forced to undergo extensive medical treatment and months of therapy throughout their recovery. When workers are injured on the job, due to the negligent or reckless acts of others, it is crucial that they contact a workplace accident attorney in Connecticut as soon as possible.
For nearly three decades, Connecticut personal injury attorneys at the Law Offices of Paul Levin have helped countless victims get full and fair compensation to cover the various costs incurred from their accidents. Our attorneys are dedicated to helping victims collect compensation to cover medical expenses, lost wages, and various damages incurred in their accidents. If you were injured on the job, contact our injury accident attorneys in Connecticut at (866) 322-5302 to see what legal options are available for you.
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Disclaimer: As active members in our local and statewide communities, we are saddened by these accidents and our hearts go out to the friends, family, and victims affected by them. Our intent in these posts is to raise awareness in our community of the dangers involved in these activities and to hopefully prevent future injuries. This information should not be misconstrued as legal advice, and you should always speak with an experienced legal professional about your case.