Contact Us
Trumbull-Monroe Daily Voice serves Easton, Monroe, Redding & Trumbull
Return to your home site

Menu

Trumbull-Monroe Daily Voice serves Easton, Monroe, Redding & Trumbull

Nearby Towns

police & fire

Trumbull Town Worker Hurt After Being Pinned Under Industrial Leaf Blower

A man was seriously injured in an accident on Mallet Drive in Trumbull, according to the Connecticut Post.
A man was seriously injured in an accident on Mallet Drive in Trumbull, according to the Connecticut Post. Photo Credit: File

updated: TRUMBULL, Conn. — A town worker suffered serious injuries after an accident involving an industrial leaf vacuum in Trumbull on Tuesday morning, according to the Connecticut Post.

The worker somehow became pinned under the chassis of the trailer-mounted vacuum, Long Hill Fire Chief Alex Rauso told the Post.

Firefighters used hydraulics to lift the vacuum off the worker, who was taken to the hospital, the Post said.

The accident occurred at 10:30 a.m. on Mallet Drive around, the Connecticut Post said.

Click here to read the Connecticut Post story.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Trumbull-Monroe Daily Voice!

Serves Easton, Monroe, Redding & Trumbull

This is a one time message inviting you to keep in touch

Get important news about your town as it happens.