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Construction worker shot in the back in Spokane Valley; deputies question nearby resident


SPOKANE VALLEY, Washington — A worker was shot in the back while operating equipment at a construction site Thursday afternoon in Spokane Valley.

The man was treated at a hospital and is expected to recover.

KXLY reports ( deputies questioned a man at a home across the street and are trying to determine whether the shooting was accidental or intentional.

Information from: KXLY-TV,

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