Construction accident in Westport leaves man hospitalized

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WESTPORT -

A man was hospitalized during a construction accident Thursday.

It happened on Newtown Turnpike near Route 33 in Westport around 3 p.m.

Officials say two men were working in a trench when the wall fell in on one of them, burying him up to his waist.

They say one of the men was able to pull the other man out.

There is no word on the injured man's condition.

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