SHARPSBURG, KY – Officials in Bath County said two workers were injured in an accident on the job at an area home on Tuesday morning, reports WKYT.
The incident took place at a home on Veterans Memorial Highway near Sharpsburg. According to investigators, three workers were renovating a basement. As they poured concrete, some type of structural failure occurred and part of a wall fell onto them.
Two of the workers were seriously injured and were flown to an area hospital, where they were expected to survive.
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