Two construction workers were taken to the hospital in critical condition Tuesday morning after being injured by an electrical shock in West Valley City.

The workers were at a site adjacent to the the West Valley City Police Department, which is near 3600 South and 2700 West, where Layton Construction is building a new police facility, according to police spokeswoman Roxeanne Vainuku, when the incident occurred about 7:45 a.m.

The cause of the shock was under investigation, Vainuku said.

Any updates will be tweeted by the West Valley City Fire Department, she said.