4 Workers Hospitalized in Fall at Miami International Airport

Workers who fell from scissor lift hospitalized, one has serious injury: Officials

By Brian Hamacher
|  Wednesday, Oct 31, 2012  |  Updated 9:29 AM EDT
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Authorities respond after four workers fell from a scissor lift in a hangar at Miami International Airport.

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Four workers were hospitalized after they fell from a scissor lift at Miami International Airport Wednesday morning, aviation and fire rescue officials said.

The workers, employees of Commercial Jet, were doing maintenance work on an airplane inside their hangar when they fell, Miami-Dade Aviation spokesman Greg Chin said.

All four were taken to a nearby hospital but one of the employees had a more serious injury than the others, Chin said.

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No further details about the injuries were given. It's unknown how far the workers fell.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue officials confirmed the injuries but didn't give any other details.

No other information was immediately known.

Check back with NBC6.com for updates.

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