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UVa Construction Worker Hurt

By: Venton Blandin
By: Venton Blandin

November 1, 2006

A construction worker is in the hospital after being hurt on the job in Charlottesville.

The Charlottesville Fire Department said the man was was helping lift cinder blocks at a job site on Grounds at the University of Virginia when one of them fell on top of him.

Officials are not sure how high the block was when it fell, but said the block broke into pieces when it hit the man who was standing on the ground.


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