Construction worker falls 23 stories, dies in Kansas City
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Fire Department says a construction worker was killed Thursday morning when he fell 23 stories at a convention hotel construction site near downtown.
The Kansas City Star reports that fire department spokesman Jimmy Walker said emergency workers responded to a hotel under construction about 10 a.m. The worker was pronounced dead at the scene.
More details were not immediately available.
Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://www.kcstar.com