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Elderly Man Not Expected To Recover Following Tragic Hospital Incident

Last updated on Friday, April 15, 2011

(INDIANAPOLIS, IN) - A 74-year-old man recovering from heart surgery is not expected to survive after what is being called a tragic accident at an Indianapolis Hospital.

Richard Wallace Sr. was recovering in the intensive care unit at St. Francis Health's Heart Center in Indianapolis when a wall-mounted IV pole fell, hitting him on the head.

Wallace was previously expected to make a full recovery from his heart surgery.

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