ALLENDALE, MI (WHTC) -- Emergency crews were dispatched to the Ottawa Area Center in Allendale this morning after getting a report that Maintenance Specialist 56-year-old Rick VenderPloeg of Zeeland,had fallen through a skylight. OAISD Communications Supervisor Michelle Ready said a staff member saw the accident as it happened. Action was taken quickly with scnool nurses caring for the man until emergency crews arrived. Ready said that VanderPloeg was conscious and talking when EMTs arrived on scene and transported him to Spectrum Butterworth Hospital. He sustained a dislocated shoulder and some bumps and bruises.
Story by: Diane E Coston