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Man critically injured in scaffold collapse

WAIPAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) – A man in his thirties was seriously hurt Thursday morning after a scaffold he was working on collapsed, pinning him. At around 7:30 AM responders were called to a work site at 94-134 Waipio Point Access Road where they found the man pinned underneath equipment and the collapsed scaffolding. He had fallen ten feet.

Police extricated the man from underneath the wreckage and performed CPR until paramedics arrived. The man was taken to an area trauma center, where he remains in critical condition.

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