Equipment Slips In Rain, Operator Injured

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BUTLER TOWNSHIP — A worker was slightly hurt Wednesday in an industrial accident in Luzerne County.

It happened around noon at Kisenwether Towing in Butler Township.

According to the owner, the 40-year-old man from Drums was loading a piece of equipment on a flatbed truck. The ramp was slippery because of the rain and it slipped off the truck and flipped over trapping the driver in the cab.

He was taken to the hospital with a head injury.