Worker injured in Tappan Zee Bridge fall

Posted: Dec 22, 2016 02:28 PM Updated: Dec 22, 2016 02:28 PM
One person has been rushed to the hospital after a construction accident on the new Tappan Zee Bridge project. One person has been rushed to the hospital after a construction accident on the new Tappan Zee Bridge project.
TARRYTOWN -

One person has been rushed to the hospital after a construction accident on the new Tappan Zee Bridge project.

Tappan Zee Constructors says one of its employees was working inside one of the concrete towers when that person fell from one platform to another.

It happened on the Westchester side of the span around 11:30 a.m. today.

The worker fell only five feet, but was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

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