Worker falls nearly four stories inside empty water tank in Jeff - KMOV.com

Worker falls nearly four stories inside empty water tank in Jefferson County

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FESTUS, Mo (KMOV.com) -- A worker fell nearly 40 feet inside a water tank while sandblasting Wednesday morning.

The tank is located in the 4100 block of Plass Road. According to reports, the man’s safety harness broke and he fell to the tank’s floor.

He was conscious and alert as he was airlifted to a nearby hospital. His condition is unknown.

 

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