Lucky escape for builder after wall collapsed

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A builder was lucky to avoid serious injury when part of a wall collapsed on him this afternoon (Tuesday).

He was working on a property in Riverbanks, Piccotts End, when a number of bricks fell on him at around 2.30pm.

Ambulance spokesman Gary Sanderson said: “The ambulance crews checked him over and he was taken to Watford General Hospital with an injury to his forehead.”