Worker falls off Chesapeake Bay Bridge

Posted on: 12:32 pm, June 4, 2013, by , updated on: 12:33pm, June 4, 2013

(CBS) – Local media reports that all Route 50 westbound traffic on the Bay Bridge has come to a halt due to a construction worker falling from the Bay Bridge Tuesday and onto a platform. Rescue crews are working to bring the man to safety.

WUSA9 reports the worker fell after he was hit on the head by a paint bucket. The Washington, D.C. station reported the worker appears to have non-life threatening injuries.