Construction worker struck in head by falling concrete in Midtown

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MANHATTAN— A construction worker is critically injured after being hit with falling concrete in Manhattan Saturday afternoon.

A captain for the FDNY said around 3 p.m., the worker was on the 20th floor at 317 Madison Avenue when he was hit in the head by falling concrete. The building was scheduled for demolition.

The worker was lowered down own out of the building in a shaft and taken to the hospital in critical condition.

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