Worker killed in South Loop construction accident

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Friday, October 23, 2015

CHICAGO (WLS) -- A worker was killed in a construction accident in the South Loop, officials said.

The accident happened in the 900-block of South State Street Friday morning while the 38-year-old worker was testing equipment involving air pressure, officials said. He was struck by an object in the face and died on-scene.

No other details have been released.