Worker gets caught in equipment in Fordoche
An accident involving injuries took place this morning in Fordoche as workers were preparing for upcoming fair.
Around 11:15 a.m., Pointe Coupee Sheriff's deputies responded to the community park in Fordoche, after a worker who was setting up for the fair got caught in a piece of equipment. The worker sustained moderate injuries and was transported to Our Lady of the Lake Hospital.
A bystander who tried to free the worker from the equipment was also injured, suffered minor injuries and was also transported to OLOL.
We'll have more on this story throughout the day and on News 2 at 4/5/6.