Construction worker in critical condition after falling 40 feet

Photo Courtesy: Chris Combs

The Austin-Travis County EMS say a construction worker is in critical condition, with possible life-threatening injuries, after falling 30 to 40 feet from a construction site on the 10800 block of FM 2222 Monday afternoon.

EMS responded to the call just after 1:00 P.M. after the victim, a man in his mid 30's, fell almost 40 feet. EMS treated him on scene and then transported him to UMC Brackenridge.