A 66-year-old Lincoln man was critically injured in a fall Sunday afternoon, police say.

Sgt. Angela Sands said police and rescue workers were called to 29th and F streets at 12:20 p.m. The man had been helping to install trusses on a garage there when the scaffolding he was on tipped over. He fell and struck his head on the concrete and the trusses landed on him, Sands said.

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She said he was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. Police didn’t identify the man.

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