Construction worker crushed by fence


A construction worker was taken to hospital after being crushed under a large steel fence.

Tauranga St John operations team leader Gary Bishell said an 11m long, 2m high steel fence fell on the 28-year-old Tauranga man at a construction site on Monmouth St about 2pm.

He was taken to Tauranga Hospital with moderate injuries to his hip, chest, back and abdomen.

 

- Bay of Plenty Times

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