• 2 workers critically injured on construction site

    By: Tyisha Fernandes

    Updated:

    FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. - Two workers were injured Wednesday at a construction site in Forsyth County, authorities told Channel 2 Action News.

    The incident was reported at 9 a.m. in the Mosscreek Estates subdivision in Forsyth County. 

    "Essentially, they were burned," Fire Chief Jason Shivers said.

    The men who were working on a home were putting up the frame and the roof using a crane. The crane hit high voltage power lines.


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    "Immediately, it electrocuted the piece of equipment, and thus, the two workers who were working at the base of it, both those workers, both adult males sustained serious life-threatening injuries," Shivers said.

    Both workers were airlifted to Grady Memorial Hospital with life-threatening injuries.

     

     

     

     

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