Two Edgewood men sent to hospital following construction accident
SHERRILL, Iowa (KWQC) - The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office said two men from Edgewood, Iowa were transported from a Sherrill worksite to the Iowa hospitals after an accident Tuesday morning.
According to police, Adam Hershberger, 22, and Raymond Strutzman, 22, were trapped under a wooden structure frame when a mechanical lift carrying 2x4′s tipped into the wall, causing it to fall.
Officials say both individuals fell about 15 feet to the ground when the structure came down.
According to a press release, Strutzman was transported to Mercy Hospital, while Hershberger was airlifted to the University of Iowa Hospital.
Their medical conditions are unknown at this time.
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