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Labor department issues citations, fines in fatal wall collapse

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The state Department of Labor fined a Mills River masonry contractor and the company it was working for, Hajoca Corp., $30,800 each for the construction accident that killed one worker and seriously injured two others, the department said Tuesday.   Read Story »

Tags: construction | retaining wall | labor | retaining wall collapse

Henderson County News

One dead, three injured in retaining wall collapse

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A 10-foot retaining wall under repair collapsed on Wednesday morning, killing one person and injuring three others, triggering an enormous emergency response from EMTs, firefighters and law officers and shutting down Spartanburg Highway in both directions for more than four hours.   Read Story »

Tags: construction | retaining wall | retaining wall collapse | workplace deaths | workplace injuries