Scaffolding collapses at Bridgeport Hotel site

Scaffolding has collapsed at the Bridgeport Hotel construction site this evening, with debris scattered across East Terrace.

7.15pm - Murray Bridge resident Briana Burt said she witnessed the incident earlier this evening, and was able to capture some video.

"It (scaffolding material) came crashing down as I was running across the road, it missed me by a metre," she said.

6.34pm - Scaffolding has collapsed at the Bridgeport Hotel construction site this evening, with debris scattered across East Terrace.

SA Police, with the help of Murray Bridge Metropolitan Fire Service personnel were cleaning up at the top of the road, where East Terrace meets Bridge Street.

The call for MFS assistance came at 5.44pm, on Tuesday, May 19.

Police have cordoned off the area as the clean-up continues.

Road block at the corner of East and South terraces after scaffolding collapsed at the Bridgeport Hotel construction site.

Road block at the corner of East and South terraces after scaffolding collapsed at the Bridgeport Hotel construction site.