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500-pound piece of machinery falls on female pedestrian, police say

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Posted at 4:35 PM, Jul 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-12 16:35:11-04

CINCINNATI – A 500-pound piece of machinery fell off a passing trailer and hit a woman walking at an intersection in West Price Hill Thursday, police said.

The woman was struck by part of a Bobcat that was not secured on a construction trailer, police said. It happened at Overlook and Zula avenues.

The victim suffered serious, but not life-threatening injuries, according to police.

She is being treated at University of Cincinnati Medical Center.