Florida Congressman Greg Steube continues to recover from his injuries at his home in Sarasota on Wednesday.
According to his Twitter account, Steube was cutting branches of trees on his property when he fell from the ladder. He was knocked about 25 feet to the ground.
Steub, who represents the state’s 17th District, spent the night in intensive care with non-life threatening injuries.
Thank you to everyone who continues to pray for Congressman Stoib. The congressman was knocked about 25 feet from a ladder while cutting down a tree on his property in Sarasota yesterday afternoon.
— Congressman Greg Steube (@RepGregSteube) January 19, 2023
“He’s making progress and in good spirits,” this Twitter account said.
Stuebe and his family are grateful for the team of doctors, nurses and medical staff treating him, the statement said.
“We are grateful to the person who witnessed the fall and immediately called 911 and Sarasota County EMS for their quick response and transport,” the statement said.