- Associated Press - Sunday, July 3, 2016

PRATT, Kan. (AP) - One man has been hospitalized after falling from a wind turbine in southern Kansas.

KSN-TV reports (https://j.mp/29bTN1B ) that two men fell from the turbine Sunday morning in Pratt County. One man was in a safety harness and was uninjured. That worker was able to work himself free and lower himself to the ground.

The other man fell about to the ground and suffered serious injuries. He was taken to an area hospital.

Pratt Count Sheriff Vernon Chinn says the men were repairing a wind turbine outside Pratt. Their names haven’t been released.


Information from: KSNW-TV.

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