OCEAN CITY, Md. (WJZ) — Several blocks near the Ocean City boardwalk were shut down Saturday afternoon after a worker was injured after falling off a building.
The initial call was made at 5:27 p.m. for a report of a medical emergency, said Ashley Miller, Ocean City Police Department deputy communications manager.READ MORE: ‘I’m Terrified’ At Least 20 People Shot This Week In Baltimore; Police Identify Victim of Deadly Mass Shooting
Fire and Police crews responded to the 10th block of 8th street in Ocean City.
A worker was installing roof flashing on top of one of the buildings when he was injured and then fell off the building, Miller said.READ MORE: 12-Year-Old Girl Hospitalized After Baltimore Hit & Run
First responders transported him to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Police and fire crews shut down Baltimore Avenue from 6th to 8th streets during the investigation.MORE NEWS: America To Observe Juneteenth For The First Time As A Federal Holiday