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Utility worker dealing with downed line hit by vehicle in Livingston Parish

3 months 2 weeks 6 days ago Thursday, May 31 2018 May 31, 2018 May 31, 2018 5:37 PM May 31, 2018 in News
Source: WBRZ

MAUREPAS  - A utility worker doing work on Hwy. 22 was hit by a vehicle and rushed to a hospital Thursday afternoon.

The crash happened on La. 22 near La. 16 in Livingston Parish as work to repair a downed utility line was going on.  Earlier, state highway monitors warned of a closure on La. 22 in the area to make the repairs.

The crash happened toward the end of the planned closure.

A State Police crash investigator was working to determine how the driver hit the worker and if a citation is warranted.

The worker was taken to a hospital with a broken leg.

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