AMBRIDGE (AP) – A worker was hospitalized after his leg was crushed by a piece of pipe at a Beaver County steel plant.

Emergency officials tell the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette the worker was injured early Friday at Sippel Steel’s structural steel fabricating plant in Ambridge.

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He was transported to a Pittsburgh hospital. His condition was not immediately available.

Sippel Steel did not immediately comment to the newspaper.

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The company’s website lists several major projects it has worked on, including Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh and the Meadows and Rivers casinos.

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