A worker was critically injured in a forklift accident in Ansonia Saturday.
Police said the accident happened around 8:45 a.m. on North Prospect Street Extension. Police said a 47-year-old man working for a subcontractor of Lowe's Home Improvement suffered a serious head wound when the forklift he was operating rolled over. The man was delivering wood at the time.
The victim was taken to Griffin Hospital and transferred to Yale-New Haven Hospital for treatment. He was listed in critical condition.
The cause of the accident is under investigation by Ansonia police and OSHA. The victim has not been publicly identified.
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