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Construction worker falls from bridge in Gainesville
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GAINESVILLE, Ga. -- Officials in Hall County say a worker is in critical condition after a fall from a highway construction zone on Thursday.

The work accident happened on Dawsonville Highway around 4:45 p.m. where crews worked quickly with a fire department ladder truck and specialized equipment to pull the worker to safety.

He was transported to Northeast Atlanta Medical Center by a trauma unit, officials said.

Since the rescue, the highway has reopened.

11Alive is working to gather up-to-date information on the incident.


This is a developing story. Check back for updates.


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