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Crews Remove Part Of Wreckage From Collapsed Butner Water Tower

Posted October 31, 2002 5:10 a.m. EST

— The water tower in Granville County, where a construction worker was killed Wednesday, is still standing.

Workers were only able to get part of the wreckage down Thursday afternoon.

Workers stopped trying around 5 p.m. and they said they will not resume until crews can figure out how to get the rest of the tower down safely.

Three other workers were hurt in the accident.