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Saturday: Local resident is injured tripping over covered cables on Dean Street sidewalk.

Location: 
Dean Street between Carlton and 6th Avenue at Dean Playground
When: 
August 24, 2013 - 4:23pm

An elderly local resident tripped on a plate covering cables Saturday.  She injured her face and had to be taken by ambulance to the hospital.  It occurred near the fire station and fire department personnel handled the incident.  
The production team first put stanchions over the plate covering the cables to enhance its visibility and eventually lifted it up with a steel overhanging bridge.
 
 

Severity
The nature of the threat posed by the incident or impact.
People: 
Single family
Frequency: 
One time
Impact: 
Public health
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