Man seriously injured after falling from 22 foot ladder

NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — A 72-year-old man from North Haven man is in the hospital after suffering a serious fall on his property.

It happened on Benedict Drive just after 4 o’clock Wednesday afternoon. The man was using a 22-foot ladder while trimming a large tree. His neighbor called 911 after hearing a loud crash and noticing the saw stopped running. Emergency responders found the man unconscious on the ground.

He was brought to the hospital with life threatening injuries, no word on his name or condition as of this morning.

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