Marco Island, FL. – A 20 year-old roofer died after his ladder touched a power line. Another roofer was also injured in the accident. The roofers were trying to get off the roof due to a coming thunderstorm. More here.
Vicksburg, MS. Roofer James Pace, 28, of the Malone Construction Company, fell to his death on August 2, 2016, while repairing the Vicksburg Convention Center roof. OSHA and the Vicksburg Police Department are investigating. More here.