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STRUTHERS, Ohio - A police dispatcher for the city of Struthers was released from the hospital Saturday night after receiving and electrical shock while on the job.

Sources tell 21 News the city of Struthers knew about a leaking water pipe problem for months and had been using plastic container as a temporary fix.

The employee was electrocuted, thrown against a wall, and received a concussion.

21 News spoke to Mayor Terry Stocker, who is out of town, and he said he will look further into the accident.

We have requested e-mails that were allegedly sent to the city to report the problem.

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