Update on construction workers injured while working at Herrin Hospital
We now know the condition of two of the four workers injured in an accident at the Herrin Hospital construction site.
Laborers Shane Hale and Devon Patterson from Local 773 suffered several broken bones and other injuries, which will require several surgeries, according to the union’s website.
The union tells Local 6 Patterson was released from the hospital, and Hale underwent surgery on one of his legs Friday.
A GoFundMe page has been set up to help the workers with their medical bills.