Worker falls at State Farm Center

By Betty Simpson |

Published 06/04 2014 01:44PM

Updated 06/05 2014 11:21AM

Update: 10:03 pm
CHAMPAIGN -- A construction worker who fell at the State Farm Center is getting out of the hospital Thursday. The 28-year old was climbing almost ten feet up on a foundation brace. He was wearing safety equipment, but for some reason, he still fell. He's walking out of the hospital and will be okay.
Original: 1:44 pm
CHAMPAIGN -- Crews responded to the State Farm Center for a report of a worker accident. The man fell about 20 feet to the ground from the top of a "wall form" or "foundation brace" being built on the outside of the facility. When emergency personnel arrived, a cut above the worker's eye had already been treated. The worker was taken to the hospital. His condition is not known.

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