Construction worker dies after falling 80 feet
Police and officials with Occupational Health and Safety are investigating a fatal accident in downtown St. John's Thursday.
It happened shortly before 4 p.m. at the corner of Springdale and Water Streets, at a construction site where Fortis is building a new office tower.
The 61-year-old victim fell about 80 feet from the top of the structure.
His name has not been released.