Emergency crews respond to Raleigh construction accident

RALEIGH, N.C. (WTVD) -- Emergency crews have responded to a construction accident that left three workers injured in the 1200 block of Kingwood Drive in Raleigh.

The incident happened just before 4:45 p.m. on Thursday at a home under construction.

Raleigh firefighters were at the scene. An ABC11 crew at the scene saw one person being lowered in a basket. One person was placed on a stretcher and loaded into an ambulance.

Firefighters told ABC11 that they believe the gusty winds blew down a wall, which then fell on the workers.

Three workers were taken to WakeMed. There is no immediate word on their conditions.

A total of 22 Raleigh firefighters and eight EMS workers responded to help.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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