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: COVID Anniversary: New York Marks 1 Year Since 1st Case, With Vaccine Hope On Horizon
Workers were doing a standard pressure test on a line when a gasket failed. It struck the worker, leaving him unconscious.READ MORE: Police: 2 Men Wanted In Violent Queens Home Invasion Stole $3,000 From Woman At Gunpoint
There’s no word on his current condition.MORE NEWS: Police: 14-Year-Old Robbed Inside Bronx Laundromat
Construction work was temporarily stopped until investigators can conduct an assessment.