CLEVELAND, OHIO (October 11, 2017) – A 56 year old man was killed on Wednesday afternoon in a terrible accident at a construction site, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 4:00 pm at a construction site at Cleveland State University’s Washkewicz College of Engineering Building. Authorities said that a piece of sheet metal fell onto the 56 year old man, who was fitting pipes at the construction site.
The man, who remains unidentified at this time, was tragically pronounced dead at the scene as a result of the accident. The man was working as a subcontractor for Gilbane Building Company. The investigation into the accident is ongoing at this time, to determine cause and liability in this horrible accident.
“There are no words that can adequately express our condolences to the family and friends of this man, whose life was cut short by this terrible accident. This is a tragedy beyond comprehension, and we hope that all those involved in this accident are able to find peace,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law.
Lexton Law is a firm dealing in wrongful death and personal injury cases, including those involving construction and on the job accidents. If you or a loved one was involved in an accident, please don’t hesitate. Call us today. Consultations are free, and we work on a contingency fee basis, which means nothing ever comes out of your pocket. We care, and we want to help. If you have questions, or just want to talk to someone about what happened, give us a call today at 877 864-6664.