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Worker injured in fall at Occidental Chemical building

NIAGARA FALLS – A 32-year-old city man was taken to the Erie County Medical Center Friday evening after falling seven feet to the ground during an accident at an industrial site, police said.

Shaun B. McGarvey of Niagara Avenue was working at an Occidental Chemical property on Buffalo Avenue around 5:25 p.m., helping construct a prefabricated bridge being assembled by Catco of Alden. Workers said that McGarvey was atop the bridge when he caught his foot in some steel bars, falling to the ground below. The nature of his injuries was not disclosed.