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Utility: Contractor dies at power plant construction site
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Utility: Contractor dies at power plant construction site

MARTINSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — An electric utility says a contractor has died in a workplace accident at a central Indiana power plant.

Indianapolis Power & Light contractor says the contractor died Wednesday morning at its Eagle Valley Generating Station in Morgan County.

IPL says the death occurred at the construction site of the new combined-cycle gas turbine power station near Martinsville.

The utility did not immediately release other details of the incident, but a Morgan County dispatcher told WRTV-TV the victim was pinned between a trailer and a truck.

The victim’s name was not immediately released.

In related news, Railroad workers say long shifts unsafe.

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