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ALBION – A 62-year-old Canandaigua construction worker was taken by ambulance to a Rochester hospital for injuries he suffered Wednesday morning on a work site in the 900 block of West Kendall Road in the Town of Kendall , the Orleans County Sheriff’s Office reported.

Allen L. Harter was climbing up the platform of the truck to get to the boom operator’s chair when he lost his footing about 10:30 a.m. and fell about 8 feet to the ground. A Kendall Fire Department ambulance took Harter, who was employed by J.F. Electric Inc. of Edwardsville, Ill., to Strong Memorial Hospital for treatment.