Cy-Fair rookie firefighter hurt during training exercise

A Cy-Fair rookie firefighter was hurt during a training exercise.

March 22, 2013 4:29:30 AM PDT
A piece of heavy equipment fell on a rookie firefighter's head during a training exercise last night.

The accident happened around 10pm at the Cy-Fair Volunteer Fire station number 9. The injured firefighter was taken to the hospital by LifeFlight. The firefighter was conscious at the time.

The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office is investigating the accident. Investigators believe the equipment simply fell off a truck.

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