High Speed rail construction worker hurt in Madera County

FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2016 file photo, the supports for a 1,600-foot-viaduct to carry high-speed rail trains across the Fresno River stand under construction near Madera, Calif. The California Supreme Court is set to issue a ruling that could have big implications for the state's $64 billion high-speed rail project. The court will decide Thursday, July 27, 2017, whether federal law exempts rail projects such as the planned bullet train between Los Angeles and San Francisco from the state's strict environmental review law known as CEQA. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

The High Speed Rail Authority says a worker was hurt at the Avenue 7 construction site in Madera County.

High Speed officials say it happened Tuesday just before 2:00 p.m. They say the worker is still being treated at a local hospital but did not give an update on their condition.

An investigation of the incident is being conducted by the California Occupational Safety and Health Administration (Cal OSHA).

Construction at the site has resumed.

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