Electric worker injured in southern New Jersey

July 21, 2010 10:40:14 AM PDT
An electric worker was injured on the job in Salem County, New Jersey.

It happened around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday on Route 48 in Carneys Point.

A spokesperson for Atlantic City Electric confirmed the injury, and said the cause is under investigation.

There is no word yet on how the worker was hurt, or a condition. The person was flown to the hospital by helicopter.

The worker was employed by contractor Hawkeye LLC.