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Worker rescued from hole

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ST. PETERSBURG (FOX 13) -

A worker was pulled from a hole and is now hospitalized, rescue officials say.

Rescuers say the 57-year-old man stumbled into a 25-foot-deep hole at a construction site near 92nd Avenue North and 3rd Street North this morning.

The hole was only 4 feet in diameter, but rescue crews were able to hoist him out after about an hour. He's now en route to the hospital.

The man was hospitalized with some fractures and a minor injury to his head.

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