Worker injured after seven metre fall at Quarry Park construction site
Construction site in Quarry Park where a worker was injured after suffering a fall on Friday afternoon
Ryan White, CTV Calgary
Published Friday, April 25, 2014 1:39PM MDT
Last Updated Friday, April 25, 2014 6:40PM MDT
A man believed to be in his mid-twenties has been transported to hospital after suffering a fall at a jobsite in the city’s southeast.
According to EMS spokesperson Stuart Brideaux, crews were called to the 400 block of Quarry Way S.E. at 12:30 p.m. following reports of an injured worker. EMS located a man who had fallen approximately 7 metres (between 20 and 25 feet) from a platform.
The worker was transported by ambulance to Foothills Hospital in serious condition. The nature of his injuries has not been released.