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Shipyard Worker Receives Electrical Shock
01/15/2013 11:03 AM ET  

Portsmouth Naval Shipyard says workplace safety officials are looking into an incident in which a worker received an electrical shock.

KITTERY, Maine (AP) _  Shipyard spokeswoman Danna Eddy says the injured worker was expected to return to duty Tuesday.

She tells the Portsmouth Herald that paramedics from the shipyard fire department responded around 9:30 p.m. Monday to the structural shop.

The victim was taken to a hospital as a precaution, and was later released.

Eddy said an investigation is under way.


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