Construction worker hurt at Kenosha Amazon site

Posted on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 -- 6:31 p.m.

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) -- An accident at the construction site of an Amazon distribution center in Kenosha has sent a worker to the hospital.

The Kenosha News (http://bit.ly/1tCgv2J) reports the man was pinned between a beam and an aerial lift Wednesday.

Kenosha police and fire crews responded about 3:30 p.m. Sgt. James Beller says the man was freed by co-workers and taken to a hospital with a shoulder injury.

Beller says no other workers saw the accident. Police are investigating.

Copyright 2014: Associated Press


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