Man dies after crane collapse in southeast Kansas
FREDONIA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a man has died after a crane collapsed at a construction site in southeast Kansas.
Wilson County Sheriff Pete Figgin says deputies were called Friday to the site south of Fredonia, where a Fredonia Water Treatment Plant is under construction.
Figgin says officers found two adult men injured at the site. One man died and the other was treated for minor injuries.
KOAM-TV reports the sheriff said the cause of the crane collapse hasn’t been determined.
No names have been released.
Federal safety officials have been contacted about the death.
Information from: KOAM-TV.