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Coal City man dies during construction accident

Posted by wlpo on June 10, 2014

A man working at a construction site in Grundy County died after being hit by a metal object that flew from a wood chipper.

50-year-old Russell Bull of Coal City was pronounced dead late Tuesday morning at Morris Hospital.  Grundy County Coroner John Callahan says Bull was working at a site in Coal City where trees were being cleared.

OSHA and the coroner’s office are investigating. An examination is scheduled for Wednesday morning.

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