Two men have been injured following a girder collapse at an Arizona Department of Transportation construction site in Surprise.  Battalion Chief Julie Moore with the Surprise Fire Department says 150 pound girder collapsed onto heavy equipment that sent one worker falling 40 feet.  The construction worker suffered
 

crushing injuries and has been air-lifted to a nearby trauma center.  The second construction worker, who operating the heavy equipment that the girder fell onto, escaped with minor injuries.  the cause of the collapse is unknown.


Kris Dugan

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