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Worker dies in construction accident related to flood work Uptown

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NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

A worker who was injured Monday in a construction accident Uptown has died, according to the Army Corp of Engineers.

The worker's name has not been released. He was an employee of a subcontractor for the Corps working on Napoleon Avenue on a structure related to the SELA flood-control project.

A formal investigation of the incident has been initiated.

Fox8live.com will update this story as more information becomes available.

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