DC construction worker rescued from bottom of 12-foot pit

Photo: DC Fire and EMS

A construction worker was rescued Wednesday afternoon after being injured at the bottom of a 12-foot pit, according to DC Fire.

Officials said the worker was in a pit at a construction site in the 1100 block of Alabama Avenue in Southeast.

The worker reportedly has non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to a hospital.

This is a breaking news story that will be updated.

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