Man seriously injured after accident on ship

Man seriously injured after accident on ship

Kapolei - A 55-year-old man was hospitalized Tuesday after suffering work-related injuries on a ship in Kapolei.

The man was operating a loader in the ship's cargo hold on Malakole Street when the loader overturned and ejected the man, causing him to fall 10 to 15 feet.

A Honolulu Fire Department unit arrived to the scene and transferred the man to paramedics in serious condition at 10:56 a.m.

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