NILAND – The Imperial County Sheriff’s Department responded to an industrial accident call they received on October 28, around 9:56 a.m. Reporting person stated equipment fell on a subject at the Solar Plant located on Beal and Cuff Road.
The reported injuries from the incident were from the subject allegedly being hit with a drilling attachment from the front of tractor loader. The subject complained of shoulder pain and was transported to nearest hospital.
IMPERIAL – A road closure will occur on Austin Road between Worthington Road and Aten Road. The date for the road closure is set for November 20, 2014 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The closure is due to regular maintenance work being done in the area. A detour will be posted near the closure for traffic.
For more information on the Road Closure you may contact the Imperial County Road Department at (760)482-4462
NILAND-On October 28, 2014 around 5:03 p.m. a two car traffic accident occurred. The location of the accident was between Main and Memphis. One victim in the traffic collision complained of injuries and was transported to the nearest hospital. The cause of the accident it unknown and is still under investigation.