One Killed in Accidental Fall at Cell Tower in Meridian, MS
Meridian, MS -- A fall from a cell tower claimed the life of an unidentified worker Tuesday, May 2, 2017 in the Meridian, MS.
Based upon the media reports, the man was working on the tower when he fell to his death. According to a witness account from co-worker, he turned for a moment, and upon turning back around, he witnessed the man falling to the ground.
The report claims the man was wearing safety equipment at the time of the incident.
The official investigation into the incident is ongoing.
The early media reports provided few details regarding the incident.
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