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01-26-2008, 01:43 PM

Worker injured at Lucas Oil Stadium

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Indianapolis - Indianapolis Fire fighter responded to the Lucas Oil Stadium construction site around 8:30 a.m. Saturday morning for a rope rescue.
Emergency personnel arrived on the scene and found that the worker had already been lowered from upper levels of the site by a crane.

According to Fire Department spokesperson Greg Harris, "A subcontractor for Bright Steel Metal experienced a malfunction with his personal protection equipment, his harness.

The victim was working on the steel in the upper area of the stadium at the time of the incident. The victims secondary protection equipment prevented him from falling."

The victim was taken to Wishard Hospital in stable condition.