Industrial Accident

Shortly before 5 p.m. today Saskatoon Police, Fire and MD Ambulance personnel were called to an industrial accident at a business in the 900 block of 51st Street East.

Initial reports indicate that a large amount of steel fell on the leg of one of the workers, trapping him underneath it. A 22 year old man has been taken to hospital with what are believed to be serious but non-life threatening injuries.

Investigators from Occupational Health & Safety have been notified and will be attending the scene.

(Occurrence Number: 08-128837)