NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A piece of heavy equipment pinned a construction worker in Queens Wednesday morning.
The incident happened at around 10:15 a.m. at 126th Street near 82nd Avenue in Kew Gardens.READ MORE: New York City Rolls Out $100 Incentive For Getting Vaccinated As CDC Report Warns Delta Variant As Contagious As Chicken Pox
The worker’s legs were pinned beneath a 7-ton hammer.READ MORE: Broadway Vaccine Mandate: Audiences Must Be Vaccinated And Masked; Performers, Crew And Staff Required To Be Vaccinated
Emergency responders managed to extricate the worker and rushed him to Jamaica Hospital in serious condition.MORE NEWS: Man Suffers Broken Nose In Alleged Anti-Asian Attack At Midtown Subway Station
It’s not clear what caused the hammer to fall on the worker.