Person falls down downtown San Diego elevator shaft

Posted at 2:54 PM, Oct 31, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-31 17:54:06-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - A person fell at least 14 feet down an elevator shaft at a downtown property Tuesday.

The person was reportedly working at the property at 625 Broadway when the fall occurred.

San Diego Fire Department's Urban Search and Rescue team responded, hoisting the worker out and transporting the person to a nearby hospital.

The worker had injuries to their leg but they were conscious and believed to be okay.

No further information was immediately available.