ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (970 WFLA) – St. Petersburg firefighters say a man fell 30 feet while removing scaffolding in the area of the grandstands from the St. Petersburg Grand Prix. 

Firefighters say it happened on the 400 block of Bayshore Dr. SE. It was reported that he missed step and that’s when he fell to the ground, firefighters said.

Crews trauma alerted him to Bayfront Medical Center.