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Michael Izzo

A Lengthy Valley man suffered deadly accidents after falling from a ladder this weekend.

At about eleven:18 p.m. Saturday, Hackettstown Police and Hackettstown Rescue Squad responded to the 200 block of Important Road for a reported fall sufferer, Sgt. Darren Tynan stated.

Officers arrived and located a person mendacity on the sidewalk subsequent to a ladder, respiration however out and in of consciousness, Tynan stated.

A preliminary investigation decided the person, seventy eight years previous from Lengthy Valley, was utilizing a step ladder to tape an indication on a constructing when he fell about 5 ft off the ladder onto the sidewalk, Tynan stated.

The reason for the autumn was not decided and the sufferer was not recognized by identify as of Monday morning.

The person was taken by NorthSTAR medevac to Morristown Medical Middle, the place he was pronounced lifeless Saturday night, Tynan stated.

Saint Clare’s paramedics additionally assisted on the scene.

Employees Author Michael Izzo: 973-428-6636: mizzo@GannettNJ.com

 

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