Firefighters Free Trapped Man in Duarte

Patch file photo.
Patch file photo.

Firefighters today freed a man who was trapped between a forklift and a truck in the parking lot of the City of Hope medical facility in Duarte.

Emergency personnel were sent to the 1500 block of Duarte Road at 8:11 a.m., said county fire Inspector Anthony Akins.

The man was freed at 8:48 a.m., and was transported for treatment to a trauma center. His condition was not immediately known. The circumstances of the accident were under investigation.

—City News Service


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