Contractor for the Army Corps of Engineers dies from construction accident

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) -An employee of a contractor for the Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District who was injured in a construction incident Thursday, Oct. 3 has died.

The incident occurred in Plaquemines Parish for work related to the New Orleans to Venice/non-federal levee project.

A formal investigation of the incident is underway.

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