ELLINGTON, CT (WFSB) -- An Ellington town worker was rushed to the hospital on Monday afternoon after suffering a serious injury during road maintenance work.

The male victim was working on Maplewood Drive when he suffered a laceration to the upper part of his neck, police said.

He was in stable condition when he was airlifted to the hospital.

OSHA was called to the scene.

Stay with Ch 3 as more information becomes available.

Copyright 2019 WFSB (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.