Workers hurt in fall from home under construction

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — West Des Moines police say two men were hurt when they fell from the roof of a home under construction.

KCCI-TV reports (http://bit.ly/19e58XF ) the men were injured Monday morning when they fell 30 to 40 feet and landed on construction material on the ground.

Police haven’t released the workers’ names, but they say a 46-year-old man was taken to a hospital with critical injuries and a 35-year-old was hospitalized with serious injuries.

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Information from: KCCI-TV, http://www.kcci.com

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