Report: Man suffered head trauma from fall

Patient flown to undisclosed hospital

From staff reports

LEWISTOWN — A man fell from a building onto the sidewalk Friday morning in Lewistown Borough, suffering head trauma and other injuries severe enough to require being flown to an undisclosed hospital, according to emergency radio transmissions.

The first responder on scene was a firefighter from United Fire and Rescue, who reported the patient was conscious but had suffered head trauma.

The incident happened just after 10 a.m.

The patient was transported by Fame EMS from the scene to Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital, where he was later flown via LifeFlight helicopter to an undisclosed hospital.

Fire police closed down the 200 block of Valley Street while first responders assisted the man, whose identity is not known.

No further information was available as of press time Friday.


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