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6/4/2018 - Man suffers serious injuries in fall in Glen Burnie - Click here to print this information

(Glen Burnie, MD) WNAV - A man working in his yard in Glen Burnie Monday afternoon suffers a serious injury after an unusual accident.

It was in the 7700 block of Warsaw Avenue in the Orchard Beach Community where the 67-year-old man was injured. Lt Erik Kornmeyer from Anne Arundel County Fire Department says a 67-year-old man working in his yard fell off a 9 foot retaining wall and onto a 6 foot piece of rebar. The rebar impaled his thigh. Lt Kornmeyer says firefighters carefully cut the bar at ground level and above the injury site. The man was flown by State Police helicopter to Shock Trauma with serious and possibly life-threatening injuries.

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