Worker Injured In Hertford County Plant Explosion

One worker at a plant in Hertford County was injured overnight, in what's being described as an explosion.

A worker at the Nucor Steel Plant in the Hertford County town of Cofield was burned and sent to the hospital Tuesday night, that's according to a security officer. Exactly what happened isn't clear, but the officer believed the worker was operating a slag pot carrier when the explosion happened.

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