HACKENSACK, NJ - The Hackensack Fire Department responded to a call for a construction worker who fell from a rooftop Friday morning.

Rescue 1, Ladder 1 and Safety operated at 225 State Street police headquarters for a construction worker who fell off the top roof onto a lower roof, according to Captain Justin Derevyanik, Hackensack Fire Department, Public Information Officer. 

Companies utilized a stokes basket an aerial to remove the construction worker from the roof. Injuries did not appear to be life-threatening.

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The construction worker transported to Hackensack Meridian Health. Hackensack police and OSHA investigating the incident.


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