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Old 05-21-2009, 01:27 AM
 
Location: Michigan
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New York, NY (AHN) - A man fell down a 16th floor shaft at a New York construction site and sustained only minor injuries after a tangle of ductwork broke his fall.

Welder Survives Shaft Fall When Duct Work Breaks Fall | AHN | May 21, 2009 (http://www.allheadlinenews.com/articles/7015215084 - broken link)
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Old 05-21-2009, 01:50 AM
 
Location: Out there somewhere...a traveling man.
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I guess you can say that the man really got shafted on the job.
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Old 05-21-2009, 02:00 AM
 
Location: west coast
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I fell for this story like a roofer with glaucoma and it really floored me.
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