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Industrial Accident Reported at Pulling Unit in Midland County, Three Injured

MIDLAND COUNTY - Three people have been injured, two critically, after a well servicing unit collapsed Friday morning.

It happened around 10:35 Friday morning in the 6700 block of East Highway 158 in Midland County.

Officials say workers were trying to remove rods out of the hole when the unit collapsed. Three people were taken to Midland Memorial Hospital.

The following employees were transported to the hospital: 36-year-old Johnny Trevino, 38-year-old Joel Baeza and 28-year-old Sergio Torres. All three are employees of Tec Well Services.

The well site is Benners 37 #1 - Mid-States Operating Company, Midland, Texas

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