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A medical helicopter awaits as firefighters and EMS get help from a heavy wrecker, freeing an injured worker from beneath a hydraulic lift that tipped Friday afternoon. Steve Dzubay photo.

UPDATE: Amery man mending from construction-site injury


An Amery man working at a home construction site in the Town of Clifton was pinned beneath a hydraulic lift for an hour Friday afternoon before rescuers used a heavy wrecker to move the machine and whisk him a waiting medical helicopter.

Clayton Ewer, 34, was listed in good condition on Monday morning, according to a spokeswoman at Regions Hospital in St. Paul.

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