DPW Worker Flown to Hospital After Injury from Saw in Ellington

A Department of Public Works employee was injured while using a concrete cut-off saw in Ellington on Monday and was flown to the hospital, according to First Selectman Lori Spielman. 

The accident happened on Maplewood Drive as the injured worker was working on a catch basin and another DPW worker who has EMT training assisted the injured person, Spielman said.

Lifestar medical transport helicopter responded and flew the DPW worker to Baystate Medical Center. 

No additional information was immediately available.

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