Man injured after falling out of truck at Bristol Hospital

A 50-year-old man is hospitalized after falling out of his truck at Bristol Hospital’s entrance on Brewster Road.

According to a press release from the Bristol Police Department, officers responded to the hospital’s entrance for a reported pedestrian accident with injuries earlier today. Upon arrival, they found that the man fell out of his truck and was subsequently run over by it, the release said. The driver, who has serious hip and leg injuries, was initially treated at Bristol Hospital’s emergency room, but was later sent to Saint Francis Hospital for further treatment, the release said.