Man hurt by pole

Published 10:15 pm Wednesday, January 22, 2014

A city worker was slightly injured when a pole on a city dump truck struck him on the head, city spokeswoman Diana Klink said.

The industrial accident occurred at 8:18 a.m. in the 800 block of Carolina Road. He was driven by a co-worker to Sentara Obici Hospital for medical treatment for injuries that were not considered life-threatening.

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