Worker hit by falling bricks in Center City Philadelphia

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Worker hit by falling bricks: Rick Williams reports during Action News at Noon on May 11, 2018. (WPVI)

A construction worker is hospitalized after he was hit by some falling bricks in Center City Philadelphia.

It happened after 9 a.m. Friday near the intersection of Juniper and Sansom streets.

Police tell Action News several bricks fell five stories off a platform and hit a 47-year-old worker on the sidewalk below.

He was taken to Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in stable condition.

There was no immediate word what caused the bricks to fall.

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