Wall collapse rescue near St. Luke’s hospital

Posted at 8:32 AM, Feb 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-06 13:24:52-05

BOISE, Idaho — UPDATE: The rescued construction worker is being treated for what is reported to be minor injuries as a result of the accident. No word yet on what caused the wall to collapse.

ORIGINAL POST: Boise Fire Department emergency rescue crews are on the scene of a construction site wall collapse near St. Luke’s Hospital, at First and Jefferson Streets in downtown Boise.

The call came into to Ada County dispatch shortly before 8 a.m.

Boise Fire Dept. spokeswoman Char Jackson says one person was injured in the collapse; but the extent of injuries are believed to be minor.

We will bring you more details as they become available.