Two workers injured in drilling accident

Two Maverick Drilling workers are in a critical condition following an industrial accident yesterday, in the US.

The workers, in their 20s and 30s, who were operating outside of Houston, Texas, were critically injured when a construction vehicle hit an electrical line, electrocuting the two men, according to KHOU.

CPR was given to the younger man.

Maverick confirmed the workers were evacuated from the site after emergency aid was rendered, and is currently investigating the incident.

Maverick has been contacted for comment.

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