PortandTerminal.com, November 30, 2020
HOUSTON — Local media are reporting that a man was taken to the hospital by Life Flight Sunday after officials said he fell 100 feet from a ladder on a cargo ship docked at the Port of Houston.
The Houston Fire Department tweeted at about 12:55 p.m., firefighters were working to rescue the man from the ship. There are reports that the man was rescued below the cargo deck.
Port of Houston officials confirmed that the man was taken to a nearby hospital by Life Flight after falling from a ladder and landing in the lower part of the vessel.