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NorSon construction officials meet with Pastor John Just outside Timberwood Church in Nisswa, Minn. on Friday, Sept. 20, 2013 after a series of rafters collapsed at the site of a new addition to the church. Officials are standing in an area that was being used to attach the rafters to a crane which moved them into the construction area. (AP Photo/BrainerdDispatch, Steve Kohls)

3 workers injured in church construction accident

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3 workers injured in church construction accident
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NISSWA, Minn. (AP) — Three workers have been injured while building a church addition in Nisswa.

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Police say some trusses collapsed at the construction site Friday, causing injuries to three employees of Nor-Son Inc.

The injured workers were taken to Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center. Nor-Son says the employees are in stable condition.

Nor-Son operations director Kevin Littman tells the Brainerd Dispatch as many as a dozen trusses collapsed at Timberwood Church, where an addition is under construction.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. 

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