Man Injured in Carlsbad Industrial Accident

Man Injured in Carlsbad Industrial Accident

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

EDDY COUNTY, N.M. – One man is recovering after an industrial accident in Carlsbad.

The Eddy County Sheriff's Office tell NewsWest 9, they were called out to White Pine Road and Picket Road on Thursday in reference to the accident.

An investigation revealed that a man was hit by a piece of heavy equipment while installing Poly Pipe.

We're told the man received significant injuries as a result of the accident.

The man was taken to Carlsbad Medical center and later transferred to University Medical Center in El Paso.

An investigation into the industrial accident is still under investigation.