A 19 year old local male is recovering in the Orange Base Hospital after falling through the roof of a garden shed in Wallerawang earlier today.
The accident happened at around 12 midday at a premises inPindari Place, Wallerawang.
2LT News has been told the young tradesman was deconstructing the garden shed in readiness to relocate it at the time the accident occurred.
The 19 year old landed heavily on the concrete floor below, badly injuring his knee.
He was treated on scene by Lithgow Ambulance Paramedics before being transported to hospital in Orange.