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Wall Falls on Construction Workers

Wall Falls on Construction Workers

Posted - Sep. 10, 2004 at 7:36 a.m.



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KAYSVILLE, Utah (AP) -- Two construction workers are in the hospital after a 16-foot house wall fell on them.

Kaysville fire officials say the workers were framing the wall when it fell in a Pheasant Brook subdivision yesterday morning. Officials say 29-year-old Jacob Alderman and 26-year-old Ronny Cruz were trapped underneath the wall and workers at a nearby site had to help lift the wall off them.

The wall weighed about a ton.

Alderman was transported by helicopter to the hospital and Cruz was transported to the hospital by ambulance.

There's no word yet on their conditions.

(Copyright 2004 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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