Nursing Home Patient Dies After Being Thrown From Wheelchair
A nursing home patient died after being thrown from a wheelchair while being transported in a van to a medical appointment. The driver stopped the van due to another vehicle stopping in front of him. The patient was not wearing a restraint to hold him in the wheelchair when the van stopped abruptly.
He suffered injuries including broken ribs and a broken back. He died just days later from internal injuries. Police are investigating and deciding whether or not to file charge. For more, read the story.
Posted on Tue, December 5, 2017
by Robert Carter filed under