Two construction workers injured in Hattiesburg

Two construction workers were injured Monday when a porch roof collapsed in Hattiesburg. (Photo source: WDAM)
Two construction workers were injured Monday when a porch roof collapsed in Hattiesburg. (Photo source: WDAM)

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Two construction workers were injured Monday when a porch roof collapsed in Hattiesburg.

It happened at a building under construction next to Conway's Family Pub on West 4th Street.

Northeast Lamar Fire Chief Kyle Hill said the roof of a porch collapsed at the construction site, injuring two workers. One suffered an injury to the head, the other to the arm.

Hill said they were transported by ambulance with non-life-threatening injuries.