Worker injured by 60-foot pipe in Orlando construction accident

Victim suffers leg injury

A worker was hit by a 60-foot, 7,000-pound pipe during a construction accident in Orlando Friday, fire department officials said.

The incident happened at a construction site on North Hughey Avenue and West Robinson Street.

The person was taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center to be treated for a leg injury.

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Adrienne Cutway

Adrienne Cutway joined News 6's digital team in October 2016 to cover breaking news, crime and community interest stories. She graduated from the University of Central Florida and began her journalism career at the Orlando Sentinel.

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