CALABASAS (CBSLA.com/AP) — Authorities say a 1,000-pound sign fell on a worker at a Southern California gas station, leaving him with serious leg injuries.
City News Service says it happened shortly before 11 a.m. Friday at a Mobil station in Calabasas.READ MORE: Actress Frances Fisher Posts Tribute To Halyna Hutchins, Crewmember Killed In Prop Gun Shooting On Film Set
Los Angeles County fire Inspector Keith Mora says the worker was trapped for about 20 minutes before he was freed.
The worker was subsequently airlifted to a hospital just after 11:05 a.m., the Los Angeles County Fire Department confirmed to CBSLA.com.READ MORE: One Crew Member Killed, Second Wounded After Alec Baldwin Discharges Prop Gun On Movie Set In New Mexico
It’s unclear why the sign fell.
No further information was immediately available.MORE NEWS: Teen Gets Up To 9 Months In Juvenile Camp For West LA Lamborghini Crash Which Killed Monique Munoz
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