Man rescued after fall at construction site

Published On: Dec 18 2012 03:24:58 PM EST

Miami Fire Rescue used a crane to lower a man who fell 12 feet at a construction site on Tuesday afternoon.

It happened at NE 22nd Street and 4th Avenue.

The 45-year-old was on top of a construction boom about eight stories high when he fell. It's unclear if he was wearing a safety harness.

The man was taken to a nearby hospital after suffering head injuries. His condition was not immediately released.