On Tuesday, a construction accident in Massachusetts injured several people. When Lowell police responded to the emergency call, they found that bricks had fallen from the fourth floor and hit a worker who was on a scaffolding on the second floor of a redevelopment project.
The injured worker was conscious when medical crews arrived at the scene. He was taken by ambulance to a local hospital, but the extent of his injuries have been disclosed. A police officer, two firefighters, and an emergency medical responder suffered minor injuries at the scene of the accident. It is now known if they taken to the hospital.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) says it plans to investigate the construction accident.
Source: Four injured at Lowell construction accident site, NewYorkInjuryNews.com, January 27, 2010
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