Fowler, NY (September 4, 2020) – A worker had to be airlifted to a local hospital following a serious industrial accident on Thursday morning, September 3rd, according to officials. The incident occurred at Empire State Mines on Sylvia Lake Road in Gouverneur.
New York State Police officials say that a mechanic was struck in the face by a hydraulic hose while performing work duties. Emergency crews were dispatched to the scene where they airlifted the victim to a hospital in Syracuse.
The Mine Safety and Health Administration has been notified of the incident and an internal investigation is being conducted. No further information has been reported at this time.
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Work-Related Accidents in New York
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