Worker hospitalized after scaffold collapses in Queen Village

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Sunday, April 7, 2019
Worker hospitalized after scaffold collapses in Queen Village
Worker hospitalized after scaffold collapses in Queen Village. Walter Perez reports during Action News at 5 p.m. on April 6, 2019.

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- A worker is hospitalized with serious injuries after a scaffold collapsed in Queen Village.

It happened around 3 p.m. on Saturday at Front and Bainbridge Street.

A 30-year-old man was working on a scaffold when it collapsed, sending him to a forty-foot fall.

He was taken to Jefferson Hospital for treatment.

Police are investigating.