Roof Assembly Falls On Construction Workers In Viera

Viera roof accident

VIERA, Florida – A large roof assembly being hoisted by a crane fell on two workers at a hotel under construction on Metfield Drive in Viera, Florida just after 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 23, 2019.

Surrounding construction workers used heavy equipment to free the trapped workers before Brevard County Fire Rescue crews arrived.

Both of the construction workers suffered injuries from the job site accident.

One of the construction was classified as a trauma alert.