Published: Jul 21, 2010 6:28 PM EDT
Updated: Jul 21, 2010 3:26 PM EDT

A construction worker lost his leg and died in an accident at a construction site Wednesday.

The Lee County Sheriff's office confirms the accident in a residential neighborhood in San Carlos Park..

The worker was helping to build a swimming pool when his leg became caught in a auger.

OSHA has also opened an investigation to determine what happened.

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