Man unidentified, hospitalized with serious injuries
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration confirmed it is investigating an industrial accident that left a man hospitalized with serious injuries Wednesday afternoon near Abernathy.
Juan Rodriguez, U.S. Department of Labor deputy regional director, said in a statement Thursday a worker was seriously injured after he fell while on the job.
Lubbock and Abernathy EMS crews responded to the accident about noon Wednesday, according to Lubbock EMS.
The man reportedly fell from a structure along FM 54 in Hale County, east of Abernathy.