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A construction worker at the new Liberty Ridge Elementary School site was hurt when the roof trusses collapsed Monday, June 25. Bulletin photo by Riham Feshir

Worker injured in construction accident at Liberty Ridge Elementary in Woodbury


One construction worker was hurt Monday when part of the roof at the new Liberty Ridge Elementary School site collapsed.

Woodbury police were called to the accident around 3 p.m., but the injured worker was already pulled out from underneath the structure by the time they arrived, officer Tony Ofstead said.

Mike Vogel, District 833 assistant to the superintendent for operations, said the man sustained non-life threatening injuries.

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Riham Feshir
Riham Feshir has been a reporter/ photographer with the Woodbury Bulletin since 2011. She covers Woodbury City Hall, Washington County Board of Commissioners and business news around the city. Riham holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communication from the University of Minnesota. She previously worked for two other Forum Communications newspapers in Central Minnesota. Follow Riham on Twitter @RihamFeshir for the latest updates.
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