Construction worker hurt in Moore

Authorities said a construction worker was airlifted to OU Medical Center after he was nearly crushed by a piece of heavy machinery in Moore.
BY BRYAN DEAN Modified: November 13, 2012 at 8:45 pm •  Published: November 13, 2012
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— A construction worker was airlifted to OU Medical Center after he was injured at a water treatment plant in Moore, authorities said.

The worker with Wynn Construction Co. was pinned between the excavation arm of a piece of heavy machinery and a steel plate being used to shore up the walls of a hole about 2:45 p.m. at the water treatment center at 4000 S Interstate 35 Service Road, police Sgt. Jeremy Lewis said.

Tuesday night, authorities did not confirm what condition the man is in.