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Workers fall off three story building in Boca

BOCA RATON, FL (WFLX) - Two men are at Delray Medical Center after the scaffold they were on fell three stories.

Update, THU 3 PM: Boca Raton Fire Rescue says the men were pressure cleaning windows at a building in the 4,000 block of Conference Way South.

Rescue crews arrived just before 9 a.m. Thursday. Authorities say they were 35-to-40 feet above the ground when a piece of scaffolding hit them causing them to fall.

One of the men was knocked unconscious; the other suffered a head injury.

Previously: Two window washers were rushed to the hospital after falling three floors from a building in Boca Raton.

Boca Raton Fire Rescue crews responded to the scene at 4800 Conference Way South where two men, both in their 30s, fell approximately 35 to 40 feet to the ground.

A piece of scaffolding hit them causing them to fall, according to fire rescue officials. One man was unconscious when crews arrived, and the other suffered a head injury.

Both were taken to Delray Medical Center as trauma patients.

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