Construction worker dies after tumble at Missouri job site
SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Police say a construction worker has fallen to his death while working at an apartment building project in southwest Missouri.
Springfield police spokeswoman Lisa Cox says the victim was unloading supplies from a lift several stories above ground about 12:30 p.m. Thursday when he lost his balance and fell.
The man's name was not immediately released.
Federal workplace safety officials are investigating.