Kennecott contractor hospitalized with acid burns
MAGNA, Utah – A man was hospitalized after receiving second- and third-degree burns at Kennecott Smelter.
The independent contractor was working in a vat containing a 95 percent acid solution at the facility located at 11600 West and SR-201 in Magna.
His feet and ankles received sulfuric acid burns. He was LifeFlighted to the hospital in serious condition.