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Knoxville (WVLT) - A contractor working on the Sunsphere was injured this morning.
A Knoxville Fire Department spokesperson says the worker fell off of some scaffolding inside the Sunsphere.
The man fell about 6 feet and a KFD spokesperson says he did not suffer sever injuries.
Contractors are renovating two floors into a cafe and bar in time for the 25th anniversary of Knoxville's World's Fair.
The worker was not immediately identified.
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