|Published:||Apr 23, 2013 6:33 PM EDT|
|Updated:||Apr 23, 2013 6:33 PM EDT|
NAPLES, FL - A construction worker was injured after falling off a roof in naples. 43 year old Jose Flores-Viurquez is in critical condition at Lee Memorial. Naples Fire said he suffered numerous injuries including a possibly broken leg, hip, and back.
Flores-Viurquez had been emoloyed by Sunshine Roofing of Southwest Florida since 2009. A co-worker tells WINK, Flores-Viurquez is an experiened roofer and had been working at this house as a supervisor.
Officials said just before ten, he fell off the roof while working and landed in a sitting position. Naples Fire and Collier EMS responded to the fall. Naples Fire said he was conscious, breathing, even talking.
He was taken by helicopter to Lee Memorial Hospital.