Traffic was shutdown during rush hour after a construction worker fell during Dawsonville Highway construction, as reported by the Gainesville Times. Around 4:15pm, emergency personnel responded to the call that a worker had fallen approximately 12 feet off of a bridge under construction.
The workers was transported to Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville & was last reported in serious condition.
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Original Story: http://www.gainesvilletimes.com/section/6/article/115621/
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