Woman breaks legs in fall through attic

ELLENTON — A woman was airlifted to Bayfront Medical Center in St. Petersburg after she fell through the attic and landed feet-first on a concrete floor, causing compound fractures to both of her legs, according to a Manatee County Sheriff’s Office report.

The woman was home alone at the time of the incident Tuesday morning in the 6300 block of Rock Creek Circle.

A neighbor contacted authorities when she heard the screams of a woman.The woman’s husband arrived home and found her a short time later, according to reports.