Accident on Sunday
Emergency crews were called to the Terradyne Golf Course in Andover shortly before 10:30 a.m. on Sunday.
Andover Fire Chief Chad Russell reported that a pillar collapsed and fell on a 27-year-old worker, when he and other maintenance workers were digging in attempts to locate a water leak.
The man was partially crushed and trapped. He was transported in critical condition to Wesley Hospital. Another worker, an 18-year-old employee, was also trapped, but sustained nonlife threatenign injuries.
Terradyne co-owner Rob Patton shared the following release on Monday morning:
“Tragedy struck one of the Terradyne family yesterday, when course maintenance worker Jeff Williams was helping repair a water leak on hole #8 near the fence when one of the brick/stone pillars collapsed and fell on him. He’s currently at Wesley hospital in the Intensive Care Unit. We want to thank all of the members playing that witnessed the disaster and immediately came to his aide. Please keep him and his family in your thoughts and prayers.”