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Longshoreman injured after shipping container falls on truck at terminal

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(Photo: Jay Cooke) (Photo: Jay Cooke)
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NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) -

Officials with the South Carolina State Ports Authority say a longshoreman was injured after a shipping container fell and struck a truck at the North Charleston Terminal.

Allison Skipper with the SCSPA said the container struck a truck the man was driving and also the port's gantry crane.

The man was transported to MUSC with complaints of back and neck pain.

The SCSPA said the incident happened around 9:30 a.m.

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