RIDGELAND, Miss. (WJTV) – A construction worker helping to build the new Lake Harbour Drive extension bridge fell off while on the job.
According to reports, the man fell about 25 feet from a section of a partially constructed bridge and suffered both a broken leg and head injuries. Medical crews were able to get to him just off I-55, south of the Ridgeland exit.
He was taken to UMMC, Ridgeland Police say he was conscious and talking when he was transported.