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Worker at Bucks arena construction site suffers “non-work related health emergency”

MILWAUKEE -- A worker at the Milwaukee Bucks arena construction site required medical attention for a non-work related health emergency on Wednesday afternoon, October 25th.

A statement from Scott Heberlein, vice president and general manager of Mortensen Construction, said the incident happened around 1:30 p.m. The statement goes on to say, "The worker received immediate medical care by personnel on site and was transported by ambulance to a local hospital for further treatment."

FOX6 News learned workers on the job site were called together and the site was shut down for the day.

Milwaukee police are investigating this incident.

FOX6 News has a crew on the scene -- and we will update this story as soon as more information is available.