Durham construction worker injured by falling roof


DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – A construction worker was injured when roof trusses on an 3-story apartment building he was working on fell on him Monday morning, the Durham Fire Department said.

The accident occurred about 9 a.m. at a complex under construction in the 5800 block of Farrington Road.

Rescuers used a ladder truck to get the worker from the roof.

He was transported to a local hospital in stable condition, fire officials said.WHAT OTHERS ARE CLICKING ON:

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