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Report: 1,500 Pounds Of Pineapples Fall On Jersey City Warehouse Worker

Victim Reported In Stable Condition
(credit: Orlando Sierra/AFP/Getty Images)

(credit: Orlando Sierra/AFP/Getty Images)


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JERSEY CITY, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A warehouse worker in Jersey City was hospitalized Wednesday after 1,500 pounds of pineapples came crashing down on top of him, according to a published report.

Around 3:40 p.m., Jersey City Medical Center emergency medical technicians came to the warehouse at 107 West Side Ave. after the 39-year-old man was clobbered by the pineapples, according to an report.

The man remained conscious and was reported in stable condition, hospital officials told the newspaper.

Further details were not immediately available Wednesday evening.

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