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One dead in construction accident at Pinewood Studios

These heavy earth-moving machines sit ready to make room for more sound stages and support buildings on the Pinewood Atlanta Studios campus in western Fayetteville. (Staff photo by Danny Harrison)

A Tuesday morning construction accident at Pinewood Studios has left one dead.

Officials with the Fayette County Sheriff’s Department have confirmed the death was the result of a construction accident, but have not yet said how the person died. The accident occurred around 11 a.m. Other details are not yet available.

This website will have updates as they become available.

By Christopher Dunn

Managing Editor Christopher Dunn has been with the Fayette County News since 2011, in addition to running Fayette Victory magazine. He is a graduate of Fayette County schools, as well as a graduate of Georgia State University with a degree in journalism. Follow him on twitter @fayettesports.