Town worker seriously hurt after freak accident

? A Huntington Town worker was seriously hurt Thursday after a freak accident on the job.

Officials say the accident happened at Caledonia Park in Dix Hills. Police say Douglas Hay was there to paint the athletic fields.

Hay was unloading the paint machine from the back of a truck when he slipped and the machine fell on him.

The 54-year-old Ronkonkoma man is recovering.

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