Two in critical condition after industrial accident near West High School

Posted at 1:08 PM, Jun 02, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-02 16:20:13-04

SALT LAKE CITY – Two construction workers are in critical condition after an industrial accident involving a scissor lift.

SLC Fire crews said the men were injured on the sixth floor and had to be carried out of the building under construction.

Paramedics and heavy rescue were called to a construction site at 255 N. and 400 W. near West High School Thursday afternoon.

Authorities have not confirmed the nature of the injuries at this time.

Crews have not said what led to the incident.