Construction worker injured in fall at Minnehaha County Jail

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) - A construction worker is injured after an accident at the Minnehaha County Jail Wednesday afternoon.

Warden Jeff Gromer said the accident happened on the sixth floor around 3 p.m. when the worker fell from a ladder.

He was transported to Sanford by ambulance, and his injuries are not life threatening.

The Minnehaha County Sheriff’s Office, Sioux Falls Police Department, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue and Paramedics Plus responded to the accident.