03/31/2015 07:38 EDT | Updated 05/31/2015 05:59 EDT

St-Hyacinthe construction accident leaves 1 injured

A construction worker was hurt in an accident while dismantling an overpass on Highway 20 near St-Hyacinthe. 

Quebec provincial police said a section of the overpass unexpectedly collapsed while the worker was in the cabin of a backhoe. 

The injuries aren't life threatening.

The incident happened early Tuesday morning.