Worker falls after being shocked in North Philadelphia

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A construction worker is in the hospital after he was shocked, then fell three stories today at a work site. (WPVI)

First responders have converged on a work site in North Philadelphia after a worker was shocked.

It happened at 11:45 a.m. Monday near 16th and Oxford Street.

Officials tell Action News the worker fell three stories after suffering some kind of electrical shock.

The worker has been taken to Temple University Hospital.

There was no immediate word on his condition.

Stay with Action News and for more information as it becomes available.
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