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Construction worker killed in accident near Lindbergh Field

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SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A construction worker was killed Tuesday in an accident at a job site near Lindbergh Field.

Someone made a 911 call about 8:45 a.m. to report that a crew member had been hit by falling rebar at a rental-car facility under construction near the intersection of Pacific Highway and West Washington Street in the Midway area, according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department.

Medics tried in vain to revive the injured man at the scene, SDFRD spokesman Lee Swanson said.

The victim's name was withheld pending family notification.

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