Construction Worker Falls Off Bridge

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By Catalina Trivino

A man falls off a bridge at a construction site in Covington County....

It happened around 10 a.m. on the Yellow River Bridge near Babbie on Highway 84. Covington County deputies tell us the construction worker was on the bridge platform when he fell about 20 ft. into the water.

Paramedics say he was conscious when he was rescued. Deputies say he was flown to a hospital in Pensicola, Florida for treatment.

They say the man appeared to have a broken leg.

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