Two injured in accident with half-ton of glass

ROWLEY — Two men were injured, one seriously, when 1,000 pounds of glass fell on top of them.

The accident happened at around 12:40 p.m. at Ipswich Bay Glass on Route 1. At the time, the dispatcher radioed that one of the men was out from under the glass but that the other was still trapped.

One of the men suffered traumatic injuries, according to ActionPage.

Six or seven minutes after the accident, firefighters radioed that both men were out from under the glass.

Medics radioed for splints for one patient’s ankle at one point. The patients were taken to Anna Jacques Hospital in Newburyport and Beverly Hospital.




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