ORLANDO, Fla. (FOX 35 Orlando) - Orlando police responded to an industrial accident on Interstate 4. Police say three workers were injured while pouring cement. It happened on the on-ramp to I-4 eastbound at Amelia Street.
Florida Department of Transportation Communications Manager Steve Olson released this statement: "The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has been alerted to an incident in downtown Orlando involving the reported injury to workers on the I-4 Ultimate project. The department is in contact with the contactor, SGL."
SGL Constructors released this statement:
"At approximately 10:30 a.m., three workers sustained apparent minor injuries while working on an elevated platform. They were transported to a nearby hospital for medical attention. The incident happened at the Colonial ramp to eastbound I-4. The Orlando Police Department have cleared the scene and the ramp is reopened."