2 people injured in construction accident

Two men are injured after a lift falls over on a construction site.
Two men are injured after a lift falls over on a construction site.

TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) – Two men were injured in a construction accident in Tippecanoe County.

It happened around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. Deputies said two men were on a lift working on a home at 5380 Gardenia Court. The lift was on uneven ground and tipped over. Deputies said one man jumped off of the lift and the other went down with it.

First responders said one man had a compound fracture in his leg. One man was taken to IU Health Arnett and the other was taken to Franciscan St. Elizabeth East with minor injuries.

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