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Man falls 15 feet into basement while on the job

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) -

Authorities made an early morning rescue after a man fell about 15 feet into a basement. 

Longview Fire Chief J.P. Steelman says an AT&T contract maintenance worker fell while working in a confined space Tuesday morning in the 7300 block of Tyron Road in Longview. 

The man was taken to an area hospital to be treated for his injuries. 

Officials had to go below street level to rescue the worker. 

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