Construction Worker Injured on Scaffolding on West 35th Street

By Alan Neuhauser on November 20, 2012 12:52pm 

 A construction worker was injured while working on scaffolding in Hell's Kitchen Tuesday morning, Nov. 20, 2012, the FDNY said.
A construction worker was injured while working on scaffolding in Hell's Kitchen Tuesday morning, Nov. 20, 2012, the FDNY said.
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NEW YORK — Firefighters used ropes to lower an injured construction worker from 30-foot-high scaffolding to a waiting ambulance on West 35th Street Tuesday morning, the FDNY reported.

The man's identity and condition were not immediately available.

He was hurt just before 11:30 a.m. while working at a construction site near 11th Avenue near the Jacob Javits Center.

It was unclear whether the incident occurred at the center.

 

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