PORTLAND, Ore. -- Two construction workers suffered serious injuries after they fell off scaffolding at a construction site at the Ross Island Bridge on Wednesday morning.

The men fell onto a platform at about 8:15 a.m. Portland Fire & Rescue used a fire truck ladder to lower them safely to the ground.

The two workers were taken to OHSU with serious injuries.

Crews use a fire truck ladder to lower construction workers safely to the ground after they fell off scaffolding onto a platform at the Ross Island Bridge on Wednesday morning.