Rig Collapses, One Man Injured

WINKLER COUNTY, Texas (Local 2/Fox 24) - According to Winkler County Sheriff Darin Mitchell, one man was injured after a rig collapsed just west of Kermit Thursday. 

Sheriff Mitchell said the rig collapsed while in operation. 

During the collapse, a piece of equipment fell and hit a man in the ribs and the foot, according to Mitchell. 

The man sustained non-life threatening injuries in the collapse. 


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