ACCOKEEK, Md. - A worker who fell 24 feet into a pit at a water treatment plant in Accokeek has been rescued. Prince George's Fire and Rescue used a fire department ladder truck to hoist the worker up.
U/D Seriously injured worker is hoisted out of pit. Image by PGFD Batt Chief Wargo pic.twitter.com/3St5BuFVD7— Mark Brady (@PGFDPIO) November 17, 2015
The condition of the worker is unknown at this time.
The worker was transported in Medivac helicopter to a nearby hospital.