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Power company worker injured at transformer

An employee of Cooperative Light & Power was listed in stable condition Tuesday after he sustained a shock while working on a transformer at 1775 Old North Shore Road Monday afternoon.

Sarah Cron, a spokeswoman for the cooperative, said the worker had been transferred to a hospital in the Twin Cities, and an investigation into the accident is pending.

She declined to disclose the identity of the injured worker, explaining that family members are still being notified of the mishap.