Panel of glass injures construction worker in Aventura

A construction worker was injured Wednesday after a panel of glass fell on his leg, Miami-Dade Fire Rescue said.

The accident was reported shortly before noon at a construction site on Biscayne Boulevard.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue said the victim was taken to nearby Aventura Hospital.

The victim’s name and condition were not immediately known.

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Boat leaks fuel into water off Aventura, authorities say

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue crews responded Wednesday morning to a hazardous spill off Aventura.

Authorities said a boat leaked diesel fuel into the water in the area of 20946 NE 37th Ave.

Crews are working to prevent the spill from spreading any farther and have placed booms in the water.

A cleanup crew was also called in to handle the spill.

It’s unclear what caused the leak.


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