Sections

Neighborhoods

Features

Follow Us

NHI Newsletter

Some Favorite Sites

Government/ Community Links

Man Falls From Bridge

by Staff | Feb 26, 2013 12:06 pm

Commenting has been closed | E-mail the Author

Posted to: Legal Writes

Amtrak service was halted for close to an hour Tuesday morning after a sleeping homeless man fell from the Cedar Street bridge onto the railroad tracks below.

The incident occurred at around 8 a.m. Six firefighters and ambulance workers carried the man off the tracks in a “stokes basket,” according to Capt. William Gambardella.

The man was taken to Yale for the treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. Gambardella said he fell about 20 feet onto dirt and gravel.

Share this story with others.

Share |

Post a Comment

There were no comments

Events Calendar

loading…

SeeClickFix »

The under 91 project should expand to this location next
Sep 30, 2014 1:16 pm
Address: 1055-1079 State Street New Haven, CT 06511, USA
Rating: 1

Before the bridge opens the State should allow artists to paint this wall and...

more »
Illegal Dumping
Sep 30, 2014 1:03 pm
Address: Front St & Middletown Ave New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 4

Somebody dumped an children's playpen under the bridge, and there are big...

more »

PosterWallAdd your Poster

Sponsors

N.H.I. Site Design & Development

smartpill design