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Prison Maintenance Worker Hits Inmate with Snow Plow

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    Prison Maintenance Worker Hits Inmate with Snow Plow
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    A prison inmate was hit by a snow plow Monday in Shirley, Massachusetts.

    The Department of Correction confirms the victim, an 40-year-old inmate at MCI - Shirley, was pushing a food cart along a walkway for breakfast.

    The victim was conscious and alert when he was transported to UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester.

    According to the DOC, a prison maintenance worker was driving the plow and backed into the inmate without seeing him.

    While officials believe the crash was accidental, an internal investigation is underway.

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