Landscaper pinned between truck, car

Landscaper pinned between truck, car


8:00, THIS MORNING, ON GLEN COVE
COURT NEAR RAVEN COURT. ONLY ON 12 NEWS, HILLARY MINTZ
TAKES US THERE.>>NEWS CHOPPER 12 WAS ABOVE THE
AFTERMATH OF A CRASH TUESDAY
MORNING WHERE POLICE SAY JUST
BEFORE 8:00 A.M., THIS RED FORD
FIESTA SMASHED INTO THE BACK OF
A LANDSCAPING TRUCK ON GLEN COVE CT. — COURT. POLICE TELL 12 NEWS, A
17-YEAR-OLD GIRL WAS BEHIND THE
WHEEL OF THE FORD. YOU CAN STILL SEE LAWN TOOLS AND
CAR PARTS LEFT BEHIND. THIS IS WHERE POLICE SAY THE
58-YEAR-OLD WORKER WAS STRUCK
AND PINNED BETWEEN THE TWO
VEHICLES.>>THEY HAD TO LIFT THE
LANDSCAPING TRUCK TO PULL THE
CAR OUT.>>NEIGHBORS ACROSS THE STREET
TOOK THIS CELL PHONE VIDEO AS
PARAMEDICS TREATED THE VICTIM. POLICE SAY THE MAN SUFFERED
SEVERE LEG INJURIES. A HELICOPTER FLEW HIM TO
FROETDERT HOSPITAL.>>A GOOD FOUR DAYS, I THINK.>>THIS WOMAN SAYS THE
LANDSCAPERS HAD BEEN WORKING ON
THE PROPERTY HERE FOR SEVERAL
DAYS.>>THEY ARE BIG TRUCKS, VERY
VISIBLE. MAYBE THE SUN WAS SHINING AND
SHE DIDN’T SEE IT.>>SHE ALSO WONDERS IF SPEED OR
DISTRACTED DRIVING WERE FACTORS. FOR NOW POLICE SAY THE TEENAGER
IS COOPERATING, BUT THEY’RE
STILL INVESTIGATING EXACTLY WHAT
CAUSED THE CRASH. IN MUSKEGO, HILLARY MINTZ, WISN
12 NEWS. PATRICK: 12 NEWS CONTACTED THE
LANDSCAPING COMPANY,
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