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Men Fall From Roof, Flown To Hospital

Posted On September 26, 2017

By Mike Perleberg

Photo by Napoleon Fire Department.

(Ripley County, Ind.) – Two men were injured in a fall from a roof in Ripley County this past weekend.

The Napoleon Fire Department says Tom Hughes and Steve Ruggles each fell 30 feet from a roof they were working on Saturday afternoon. The scene was on Flatrock Road.

Both men were flown by separate medical helicopters to a Cincinnati area hospital. Their injuries were believed to be non-life threatening.