Construction worker dies near Ottumwa
The Wapello County Sheriff’s Office issued a press release indicating that an unnamed construction worker fell to his death Thursday near Ottumwa.
The incident occurred at 2:46 p.m. in the 8300 block of 110th Ave. east of Ottumwa.
Emergency medical personnel arrived at the scene and learned the construction worker had fallen a great distance and the worker had died as a result of the fall.
Assisting the Wapello County Sheriff’s Office was Wapello County Rural Fire and Ottumwa Regional Mobile Intensive Care Services.