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Two Workers Injured In Accident At American Tobacco Project Site

Posted June 23, 2003 9:04 a.m. EDT

— Authorities responded Thursday afternoon to an accident at the American Tobacco Construction site.

Workers were repairing a wall when part of it collapsed and took down a scaffolding. Authorities say the two men fell between 15 and 20 feet.

The men were taken to the hospital where they were treated for minor injuries and released.

Capitol Broadcasting Co., WRAL's parent company, is developing the warehouse complex.