Local/State

Worker shocked at South Philadelphia construction site

Friday, June 28, 2013

A worker was taken to the hospital after being shocked at a construction site in South Philadelphia.

The incident happened around 12:00 p.m. Friday in the 1000 block of Intrepid Avenue.

Police say the man was on the third floor of a construction site when he received the electrical shock.

It was not immediately known how the incident happened.

The worker was said to be "up and walking" after being treated at the hospital.

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