A construction worker is nursing serious injuries after he fell more than 15 metres from a storage tank.
The man, believed to be aged in his 40s, fell at a construction site in Cherokee County on Tuesday afternoon.
Ambulance paramedics stabilized the man at the scene before taking him to a Marietta hospital.
Police are investigating the incident.
A similar incident occurred on Thursday afternoon in Friendswood Texas, where a construction worker was seriously injured after he fell from a roof.
According to reports, the man was working on a roof when he fell through a hole onto an underground roofing area.
The man was taken to hospital where he is being treated for a severe injury to his arm.