Trapped worker dies, several others injured after a construction site collapses


(CBS & WIAT) – We are following breaking news a construction site collapse that left one worker dead and injured several others.

According to Officials, it happened around noon at a building under construction in Bronx, New York.

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It happened at 92 East 208th Street in the Norwood section.

The FDNY says metal scaffolding collapsed from the second floor onto the first, trapping a worker.

Authorities say about a half-hour later, the worker was freed but later died from his injuries.

According to the FDNY, two of the five people hurt suffered serious injuries.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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