MAHWAH, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – A construction worker was rushed to the hospital after an explosion at Ramapo College in New Jersey.
The college says it happened at the construction site at the Learning Commons Library on the Mahwah campus.READ MORE: NYPD Officer Jason Rivera Fatally Shot, Officer Wilbert Mora Critically Injured Responding To Harlem Domestic Dispute
Workers were doing a standard pressure test on a line when a gasket failed. It struck the worker, leaving him unconscious.READ MORE: 'The Loss Of A Hero': New York Mourns Death Of 22-Year-Old NYPD Officer Jason Rivera
There’s no word on his current condition.MORE NEWS: Lashawn McNeil, Suspect In Deadly Harlem Police Shooting, Was On Probation, Had 5 Prior Arrests
Construction work was temporarily stopped until investigators can conduct an assessment.