Man Hurt In Accident At Old Delphi Site In Limestone County

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LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) - A man was hurt in an industrial-type accident at old the Delphi plant site in Limestone County.  It happened Friday about 10 a.m.

A beam or pipe fell on a man and hit him in the neck, from what we understand.  The plant is closed, but there is some work happening in some of the buildings.

Paramedics rushed the man to Pryor Field nearby, where Medflight had a helicopter waiting.  The crew flew the man to Huntsville Hospital.

We understand the man wasn't seriously hurt.

The Limestone County Sheriff's Office is investigating further.  The Athens Fire Department and Tanner Volunteer Fire Department also responded.