Construction worker falls more than 50 feet off building
THE COLONY -- A construction worker working on an under-construction Hampton Inn was taken to the hospital by air ambulance Friday after he fell more than 50 feet off of the building.
According to The Colony Fire Department, they were called to the 3600 block of Plano Parkway off of Highway 121 at 11:20 a.m. after the man fell 56 feet from the construction site at the Grandscape development.
The injured worker was rushed to Medical Center of Plano by CareFlite air ambulance, which landed behind the nearby Nebraska Furniture Mart warehouse.
The man's condition is unclear at this time.
We'll have more on this story as it develops.