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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.
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