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Report: Fall through surface or existing opening 6 to 10 feet at Lamun Lusk Sanchez Texas State Veterans Home-Touchstone Community in Big Spring, Texas
At about 3:10 a.m. on August 22, 2018, an employee was changing filters in a residence’s attic. As he walked from one end of the attic to the other, he fell through the floor, landing on the floor about 10 feet below. He fractured his right foot and suffered a laceration to the right hand, and was hospitalized.
|Part of Body
|Foot (feet), unspecified
|Fall through surface or existing opening 6 to 10 feet
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