Worker falls from crane at the Navy Yard

June 24, 2013 8:51:35 AM PDT
Paramedics and firefighters responded Monday morning to reports of an industrial accident at the Navy Yard in South Philadelphia.

The incident occurred shortly before 11:00 a.m. on the 4900 block of South 16th Street.

A 27-year-old worker was reportedly injured after falling from a crane.

He was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania for treatment. He was in stable condition at the time of transport.

Authorities are investigating what led to the incident.


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