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Lumber worker seriously injured in workplace accident

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An employee at an Elkhart business is in the hospital after a workplace accident.  The owner of Homan Lumber tells FOX28 News a saw operator was injured around seven o'clock Friday morning.

The employee was rushed to a South Bend hospital, then transported to a level one trauma center in Indy.  Homan Lumber cuts wood for a number of businesses in the area.

The business closed for the day after the accident, but the owner plans to reopen on Monday.

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