MAN INJURED AFTER FALLING FROM SCAFFOLDING AT 29TH AND F STREET IN LINCOLN
Lincoln, Nebraska (November 4, 2019) – A 66-year-old man was injured after he fell from scaffolding Sunday afternoon in Lincoln, a local news source reported.
The accident happened around 12:20 p.m. November 3, in the area of 29th and F Street.
Police said the man was helping install trusses at the location when scaffolding fell over and he hit his head on the concrete. The trusses also landed on him.
The man was taken to Bryan West with life-threatening injuries.
An investigation is underway.
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