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TVA Contractor falls from Flume

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POLK COUNTY (WRCB) – TVA says a contractor fell from the Ocoee Flume Tuesday.

TVA officials say the contractor was working on the TVA Ocoee Flume fell approximately 14 feet. The contractor was working to stabilize areas impacted by recent mudslides.

He was taken by ambulance to Ocoee #1 Dam where LifeForce picked him up.

The contractor's name was not immediately released, but a TVA spokesman says the man was alert when he was flown to the hospital.

 

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