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Man Recovering From Fall From Utility Pole

Last updated on Monday, September 9, 2013

(BLOOMINGTON) - A man who fell more than 60 feet from a metal utility pole is recovering at an Indianapolis Hospital.

Bloomington Township first responders were call the the scene in the 5300 block of East Anderson Road at 2:20 p.m. where they found the male about a half a mile away from the road in a soybean field.

The man was first taken by ambulance to IU Health Bloomington Hospital and later transported by helicopter to IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.

A spokesman of Davis H. Elliot, of Louisville KY., says the man is improving. The electrical construction and maintenance company is investigating the incident.

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