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Delaware State Troopers Investigate Mountaire Farms Accident

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An industrial accident at the Mountaire Farms poultry operation in Millsboro is now being investigated by Delaware State Police .

WBOC reports that police say the incident occurred yesterday just before 2:30 p.m.

Troopers say a 58-year-old man while working on a walkway fell some 20 feet to the ground.

He was taken from the scene to Beebe Hospital where he is listed in stable condition.

Don Rush is the News Director at Delmarva Public Media. An award-winning journalist, Don reports major local issues of the day, from sea level rise, to urban development, to the changing demographics of Delmarva.