Worker falls to his death in roofing accident

Published 11/01 2012 09:27AM

Updated 11/01 2012 04:11PM

Roofing worker falls though sky light to his death at SLC warehouse.
Roofing worker falls though sky light to his death at SLC warehouse./ABC 4 News
SALTLAKE CITY (ABC 4 News) - Emergency officials say a 51-year-old man fell to his death at a warehouse while working on a roofing project Thursday morning.

Officials say the accident happened just after 7:30 a.m. at 4521 West 1980 South in Salt Lake City.

Upon arrival, officials say SLCFD firefighters found that the victim had fallen through a skylight, approximately 30 feet.


Emergency crews say the man was dead when the firefighters arrived.

Officials say the man was with a small group of roofers who were repairing the warehouse roof.

----Information from: SLC Fire Dept.


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