A worker is hospitalized after a retaining wall gave way at a construction site at 1 Research Parkway in Meriden Wednesday afternoon.
Shortly after 3 pm the wall came down as a crew was digging along it to install new curbing.
The injured worker was taken to Mid-State Medical Center and was hen flown to Hartford Hospital.
The site of the accident is a new car wash that has been under construction for months.
The accident is being investugated by OSHA with assistance from the Meriden Police Department Detective Division.