A construction worker was injured in some type of crane accident while working on a tower on Brookhaven’s Lake Hearn Drive Oct. 10, according to Reporter Newspapers broadcast partner CBS46.

The 1291 Lake Hearn Drive construction site as seen from the CBS 46 news helicopter.

The worker was injured on the seventh floor of the building under construction at 1291 Lake Hearn Drive and lifted off by DeKalb County rescue workers. The injured worker was described as “alert and conscious.”

John Ruch

John Ruch is an Atlanta-based journalist. Previously, he was Managing Editor of Reporter Newspapers.