Worker injured after Ybor accident

- A contractor was hurt in an apparent worksite accident in Ybor City this afternoon.

The victim was working on the decorative light poles in the area of 7th Avenue and 21st Street when one of them fell down, knocking him over.  He was then hit by a vehicle, Tampa police say.

The worker -- who has not been publicly identified -- was taken to the hospital.

Stay with FOX 13 for any updates.

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