News

Worker injured at Skaha Hills development

Emergency personnel tend to a heavy equipment operator.  - Mark Brett/Western News
Emergency personnel tend to a heavy equipment operator.
— image credit: Mark Brett/Western News

A heavy equipment operator was hurt after the large machine he was using slid down an embankment on the construction site of the Skaha Hills development just south of Penticton Monday about 4:30 p.m. An official on the scene said the operator was able to free himself from the vehicle but was complaining of shoulder pain and was taken by ambulance to Penticton Regional Hospital.

 

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Jakubeit wants to delay budget
 
Salvation Army kettle campaign rings in
 
New tree fruit replant program unveiled in Kelowna by B.C. premier
Victims of Montreal Massacre honoured at vigil held in Prince Rupert
 
Top option identified for institutional composting in Nelson
 
Farewell to outgoing RDCK chair and directors
Helping literacy
 
Armed guards, scanners for B.C. legislature
 
Bus issue gets shuttled

Community Events, November 2014

Add an Event


Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Nov 21 edition online now. Browse the archives.