Released On: December 23, 2013
The extent of the employee's injuries has not been determined at this time as the accident is currently being investigated. The injured worker fell about 35 feet onto a concrete surface below the dam.
The name of the injured employee is being withheld until official notification of the family has been confirmed. Emergency Medical Technicians from Grant County Fire District 12 and American Medical Response paramedics responded to the call around 8:30 am (PST).
Pinto Dam impounds Billy Clapp Lake just north of State Highway 28 in Grant County, Wash.
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