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Motley Crue movie crew member electrocuted on set, hospitalised

IANS  |  Los Angeles 

A crew member of the Motley Crue biopic, "The Dirt", was hospitalised after being electrocuted on the film's set.

The incident happened on the set on Saturday, a for the film told

The person, who has not been named, is a member of the off-set rigging crew and was de-rigging a set. The man is expected to recover, and is currently in the hospital.

"Even though all of our were in place, an accident did occur and a crew member was injured by electricity," the said.

The film is an adaptation of the book of the same name about the iconic metal band, and has been in the works since 2003.

It was previously put up at Paramount and before took hold of it last year.

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First Published: Sun, March 11 2018. 15:58 IST