11/12/2015 06:46 EST | Updated 11/12/2016 00:12 EST

Construction crane topples onto worker in downtown Montreal construction mishap

A construction worker suffered a broken ankle and cuts to his hands after a construction crane toppled onto him in an overnight mishap downtown early Thursday morning. 

The man was hurt after the construction crane fell on top of him just after 2 a.m. on Belmont Street near the corner of Mansfield Street.

Another worker was treated for shock following the accident.

Quebec's workplace health and safety board is investigating the circumstances that led to the accident.