Worker falls from Miami Beach condo scaffolding

MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - Officials responded to a building along Collins Avenue after a worker reportedly fell seven stories from a scaffolding.

According to Miami Beach police, a call went out around 3:23 p.m., Thursday, about a male worker who fell after a scaffolding came down at the L´Excellence condominium, located at 5757 Collins Avenue in Miami Beach.

He was working on the seventh floor and was treated on the scene by Miami Beach police. He has since been transported to Ryder Trauma Center.

Detectives and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration are responding.

The worker is reported to be stable. However, the extent of his injuries are unknown.

Investigators are on scene trying to figure out how the worker fell. No official reason has been released, but a crew member said they believe a line may have snapped, causing the worker to fall.

Please check back on and 7News for more details on this developing story.

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