Worker dead after fall at Charlotte job site

Staff Writer

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of a worker who fell to his death at a construction site in Charlotte.

Area media outlets report the man was working on a 5-story building in the south end of the city when he fell from a ladder about 9 on Sunday morning.

The name of the victim was not immediately released.

Police say the death is being treated as an accident and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating.