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Teen worker injured after fall at construction site

A large barn under construction on Aberdeen Line in Dutton-Dunwich. June 19, 2024. (Gerry Dewan/CTV News London) A large barn under construction on Aberdeen Line in Dutton-Dunwich. June 19, 2024. (Gerry Dewan/CTV News London)
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A teenage worker suffered serious injuries after a fall from a building under construction southwest of London.

Initial reports indicated the worker fell from the top of the structure at around 8:30 this morning.

According to Elgin OPP, the 19-year-old victim suffered serious injuries.

He was taken to the trauma centre at London Health Sciences Centre by air ambulance.

The building is located on Aberdeen Line, just west of Iona Road, in the municipality of Dutton-Dunwich.

The Ministry of Labour has been contacted and will continue the investigation.

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