CHEEKTOWAGA, NY-- The condition of the National Grid worker shocked while working Wednesday has improved.

National Grid released the following statement Thursday:

National Grid is pleased to report that our employee’s condition has improved since yesterday. His family is by his side and he is in good spirits. We will continue to support him on his road to recovery. National Grid is committed to the safety of our employees and continues to review the incident.

The incident happened on Glennwood Court in Cheektowaga.

National Grid released this statement following the incident:

“In the course of performing his job, one of our electric line workers was injured. He was transported to the local hospital where he is being treated for his injuries. The safety of our employees continues to be our priority and we are conducting a full investigation. Please keep our employees and their families in your thoughts and prayers.”