Man killed while working on project for Duke Energy

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CARMEL, Ind. (WISH) – An investigation is underway by Duke Energy into an incident that claimed the life of one of the company’s workers.

Duke Energy has confirmed that the worker died.

24-Hour News 8 has learned that the incident occurred early Tuesday afternoon near 141st and Towne Road.

The worker was taken to St. Vincent Hospital.

Duke Energy has issued this statement late Tuesday evening:

“We can confirm there was a fatal injury in Hamilton County, and we are conducting an investigation on this incident.  Our thoughts and prayers are with our employee’s family, friends and co-workers at this time.”

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