Employee falls while on the job at Virginia Beach STIHL Inc. location

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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – A worker fell while on the job at STIHL Inc., on Thursday afternoon.

STIHL said the incident happened at 536 Viking Drive.

Virginia Beach EMS said the fall was labeled an “industrial accident.”

The company also said the cause of the accident is still under investigation.

EMS said the man, who is in his 40s, was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

STIHL is investigating the incident.