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Man may lose arm following accident on the job

A 20-year-old man suffered serious injuries after a workplace accident yesterday afternoon.

A 20-year-old man suffered serious injuries after a workplace accident yesterday afternoon.

A heavy piece of sheet metal fell on the man just after 3 p.m. at Cherubini Metal Works Ltd. at 760 Pleasant St. in Dartmouth.

His right arm was severely injured and Sgt. Gordon Graham with Halifax Regional Police said he might lose the arm. The injuries could also be life-threatening, police said.

Paramedics and firefighters joined police in attending the scene.

Police and the Nova Scotia Department of Labour are investigating the incident.

 
 
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