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2 injured in construction site accident

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One man was airlifted after a large rock fell on him at the site. One man was airlifted after a large rock fell on him at the site.
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ATHENS, AL (WAFF) -

A construction worker was airlifted to Huntsville Hospital after a workplace accident Saturday.

It happened around 1 p.m. off of Gardenview Lane in eastern Limestone County. Volunteer Fire Chief Joey Boyd said the man was working on a sewer line in a deep hole when a large rock fell into the hole on top of him.

The man suffered a large cut to his side and was airlifted to the hospital. A second worker was also injured when he fell into the hole. He was taken to a local hospital complaining of back pain.

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