Sunday, October 18, 2015

Scaffolding Alongside 7-Story Building Crashes Down

Six workers were injured on Friday October 16 2015. when scaffolding collapsed at a seven-story building under construction in downtown Houston, leaving debris scattered along most of a city block.

Houston Fire Department Captain Ruy Lozano said that all the injured workers were taken to local hospitals but their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

The accident happened at a residential complex across the street from Minute Maid Park, home of baseball's Houston Astros.

A group of German tourist were taking pictures of Minute Maid Park when they heard a loud crashing noise Friday afternoon. They turned the camera to see the scaffolding surrounding an apartment building crash to the ground

ABC News Reports

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