Construction worker critical after 4m fall
Adam Wakefield, News24
Johannesburg - A construction worker has been critically injured after a four-metre fall at a construction site in Manyeleti Street in Temba, Gauteng paramedics said.
"Netcare 911 paramedics arrived at the scene and found the man lying on the ground in a critical condition," Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha said.
"Paramedics worked fervently to stabilise the patient, after he was immobilised on a trauma board, they airlifted him to a specialised facility for the care that he required."
The cause of the accident was unknown.
The accident would be investigated.