Man Helicoptered From Forest Hill After Roof Fall

The incident happened around 11 a.m. Saturday.

A man in his 20s fell from the roof of a Forest Hill home Saturday morning and was taken by helicopter for medical treatment, according to Rich Gardiner, spokesman for Harford County Fire and Emergency Medical Sevices.

The fall occurred around 11 a.m. at a residence on the 2000 block of Bay Meadows Court.

The landing site for the helicopter to transport the man for medical treatment was reportedly at Forest Lakes Elementary School.

As a result of the fall, the man was believed to have suffered multisystem trauma, Gardiner said. Multisystem trauma is defined as two or more injuries.

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Jean November 18, 2012 at 03:37 PM
i was sitting in my family room and saw the helicopter go by. I was wondering what was going on. I live right down the road from Forest Hill Elementary School. Wow.


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