News Briefs: Worker Rescued After 24-Foot Fall

In this week's water and wastewater news, a contract worker is rescued after a scary fall, a public works director resigns amidst controversy, and the EPA awards a water-quality research grant
News Briefs: Worker Rescued After 24-Foot Fall

A contract worker at the Piscataway Wastewater Treatment Plant near Accokeek, Maryland, was rescued Nov. 17 after falling 24 feet from scaffolding into a pit. According to a WTOP report, the worker was unconscious when rescuers arrived. He was lifted out with a ladder truck and a...

Please login or register to view TPO articles. It's free, fast and easy!


Comments on this site are submitted by users and are not endorsed by nor do they reflect the views or opinions of COLE Publishing, Inc. Comments are moderated before being posted.