Gazebo Collapse Injures City of Tonawanda Workers

October 8, 2010 Updated Oct 8, 2010 at 5:18 PM EDT

By WKBW Programming

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October 8, 2010 Updated Oct 8, 2010 at 5:18 PM EDT

CITY OF TONAWANDA, NY (WKBW) - Two workers for the City of Tonawanda were taken to ECMC with serious injuries after a gazebo collapsed on top of them Friday afternoon.

Three city workers were replacing a beam on the structure located in Clinton Park when the roof of the gazebo began to sway. One worker was able to escape before the roof collapsed.

Two workers were taken to ECMC with serious injuries, according to authorities on scene. The Department of Labor is investigating the incident.