Man, 39, critically injured while working on sign on South Washington

A 39-year-old man suffered critical injuries this afternoon while working on a sign in the 700 block of South Washington, emergency dispatchers said.

About 3:50 p.m., the 911 system received a report of a man receiving an electrical shock while working on the sign. The man reportedly fell from a ladder.

Emergency crews responded, and the man was taken to a hospital.