Portland police say a man was seriously injured after this scissor lift fell over on Center Street in Portland Tuesday morning. Credit: CBS 13

Portland Police say a man has been seriously injured after a piece of construction equipment fell over.

It happened on Center Street near Commercial Street Tuesday morning.

Part of Center Street was closed after the incident.

Police say an uneven sidewalk is what caused this scissor lift to topple over.

The man was reportedly taken to Maine Medical Center with serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.

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