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Construction Worker Injured In 40-Foot Fall

Posted June 19, 2001 10:20 a.m. EDT

— A construction worker reportedly suffered serious head injuries Tuesday morning after falling from a construction area in Durham.

Durham police dispatch reports the man fell approximately 40 feet around 9:30 a.m. He was conscious when transported by LifeFlight to Duke Medical Center.

According to the Parkwood Fire Department, the accident happened at a construction site on Fayetteville Road.

There were no other reports of injuries.