Crews rescue man from hole near Oxmoor Mall - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Crews rescue man from hole near Oxmoor Mall

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A construction worker was checked out at the hospital after falling 15 feet into a hole Friday morning.

Officials say the man was working at the site of what's going to be a new Thorntons on Shelbyville Road, near Oxmoor Center.

Several fire districts were called in, and the man was lifted out of the hole in a basket.

He could be seen reaching for his cell phone. He was alert and talking, but officials say he had several injuries.

He is expected to be okay.

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