November 2, 2011 - Berkeley Township, New Jersey - According to a report from ABC Action News, a construction site collapse in New Jersey injured 5 workers.
The construction accident occurred on Wednesday, Oct. 19, at a Quick Chek convenience store site. A roof collapsed after the trusses gave way, according to a spokeswoman for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).
Detective Sgt. James Smith indicated that the injuries ranged from chest pains to broken legs. No further information was available on the extent of the injuries for each of the workers.
The construction company building the convenience store is J.G. Petrucci Co. Inc., based in Warren County. The company hired to erect the roof's trusses is CCS, Inc.
If you or a loved one was seriously injured in a construction accident, then you should speak with a New Jersey injury attorney to learn what your legal options are. You may be entitled to compensation through a personal injury claim.
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