MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport employee is recovering after being struck by a de-icing truck Tuesday evening.
According to MSP, around 7:45 p.m. a wing walker was struck by a de-icing truck near Gate 2.READ MORE: During Resentencing Of Mohamed Noor, Judge Asks: What Changes Have Been Made To Minneapolis Police?
The wing walker was transported to Abbot Northwestern Hospital.READ MORE: 'Really Disgusting And Elaborate': Alleged Sex Competition Prompts Protest, Investigation At Minnesota College
While there has been no word on the victim’s condition, MSP officials said the wing walker was conscious when transported.MORE NEWS: Mohamed Noor Resentenced To 57 Months For Manslaughter In Justine Ruszczyk Damond’s Shooting Death
According to officials, the plane was close to the terminal when the accident occurred, so the de-icing truck most likely wasn’t going very fast.