UA-8412995-1 The Southport Globe: Landscaper pinned under lawn tractor in Southport

Thursday, June 21, 2012

Landscaper pinned under lawn tractor in Southport

A landscaping employee was injured Thursday afternoon when a lawn tractor he was operating in a Southport yard tipped over a retaining wall in Southport, pinning him underneath.The man managed to free himself with the help of a co-worker after the accident on Harbor Road, Fire Department officials said. He was treated at the scene by firefighters and ambulance personnel, then transported to St. Vincent's Medical Center in Bridgeport.
The extent of his injuries was not immediately known.
The accident happened around 1 p.m. when the man was cutting grass on a steep slope in the back yard of a Harbor Road home, officials said. READ MORE:

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