Worker hospitalized after falling 3 stories

Police say the worker slipped and fell off the roof of a NYCHA housing complex.

Police say the worker slipped and fell off the roof of a NYCHA housing complex. (12/27/12)

EDENWALD - A man has been hospitalized after falling three stories off a building this morning in Edenwald.

Police say the 30-year-old worker, who hasn't been identified, was working on the roof of a NYCHA housing complex on East 225th Street. He then slipped and fell off the roof around 8 a.m. The worker was conscious when he hit the ground and is in stable condition at Jacobi Medical Center.

According to police, there is no crime investigation into the accident.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

A body was found in the wooded area 1 Body found in wooded area near Eastchester bowling alley
April 28 is Superhero Day. News 12 hit 2 Word on the Street: Superhero Day
NYPD officers gathered Friday in Longwood for the 3 NYPD officers walk for autism in Longwood
A kid from the Bronx is one of 4 Actor from the Bronx stars in '13 Reasons Why'
A 3-year-old girl died after a car accident 5 3-year-old killed in crash on Bruckner Boulevard

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE