Allegheny Ludlum accident hurts 1
Published: Friday, Aug. 30, 2013, 1:46 a.m.
A worker was injured on Thursday on the construction site of Allegheny Ludlum's hot-rolling mill.
The accident occurred shortly before 10 a.m.
Ludlum spokesman Dan Greenfield said the victim, whose name was not released, was an employee of a contractor working on the facility.
Greenfield said it appears the accident occurred as a cable was being strung and something broke.
Greenfield and Eureka Deputy Chief Brad James said the victim's injuries were not believed to be life-threatening.
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