A worker fell from a ladder at a construction site at 80th street and Broadway on Saturday around 3 p.m., sparking a rescue effort and causing emergency workers to shut off traffic on Broadway.
The worker fell about 7 feet from the ladder, according to notes from the Building Department based on the report of the site safety manager. “No other issues” were reported, according to the notes.
The video below by Arif Razvi shows the worker being lifted up the ladder on a stretcher.
The building is set to rise 20 stories.