City worker injured on the job

Staff report

A Galion Electric Line Department employee was injured on the job on June 3.

Lonnie Geyer, a lineman for the department, sustained injuries when he was connecting a residential service and fell off of a ladder. He was not electrocuted during the accident.

Geyer was taken to Columbus to undergo surgery and is now recovering.

Geyer has worked for the city for 12 years.

According to a press release from Galion City Administration, the city wishes Geyer a speedy recovery and everyone is keeping him and his family in their thoughts.

Staff report