Man injured in industrial accident in Providence

By News Staff


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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – A man was injured in an industrial accident Saturday afternoon in Providence.

Providence Fire Department responded to 81 South Angell Street around 2:45 p.m. Saturday for reports of an industrial accident.

Police tell ABC6 that units on scene were able to locate a 48-year-old male victim on the roof of the address. The victim had been working on the roof when he accidentally cut his right leg with a skill saw just above the knee.

The victim was recovered from the roof and transported to Rhode Island Hospital. His condition is unknown at this time.

No further information is available.

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