A congressman from Florida who was severely injured after falling greater than 20 ft whereas reducing a tree exterior his Sarasota home has been launched from the hospital.
U.S. Rep. Greg Steube, R-Fla., shared on Twitter Saturday afternoon he can be recovering at dwelling.
“All reward and glory goes to God!” Steube tweeted. “I’m grateful to be dwelling and recovering after being discharged from the hospital immediately.”
He added: “Jen and I stay endlessly blessed by the prayers and help from our mates, household, and neighborhood.”
Steube spent 4 days within the hospital after he was knocked from a ladder on Wednesday and fell 25 ft. A bystander witnessed the autumn and referred to as 911.
The lawmaker was then rushed to Sarasota Memorial’s intensive care unit.
Darrel Woodie, a part-time discipline consultant for U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, witnessed the autumn and referred to as emergency providers, in line with 911 audio obtained by Fox 13 Tampa Bay.
“A department hit the ladder, took him out,” Woodie mentioned on the decision. “I believe his left arm is scarred up fairly good.”
Steube additionally thanked staffers at Sarasota Memorial Hospital on Saturday “for the wonderful care” they offered.
The Republican offered updates all through as he was recovering within the hospital, tweeting on Wednesday that he was “making progress” and was “in good spirits.”
Steube was first elected to the House of Representatives in 2018 and is serving his third time period representing Florida’s seventeenth Congressional District.
The Related Press contributed to this report.