REDDING, Calif. -

A Redding man was injured Friday morning when a patio roof collapsed, sending him crashing to the ground.

The incident happened around 9:45 a.m. on Elizabeth Way on Redding's west side.

The victim's daughter told KRCR News Channel 7 her father was on the roof of the patio, using a leaf blower when the roof collapsed.  The 58-year-old man fell to the ground.

Firefighters responded and the man was transported to the hospital.  Firefighters described his injuries as minor.

KRCR News Channel 7 has a crew on the scene.  Stay with KRCR News Channel 7 for updates.