Crane Accidents

Construction Worker Killed When Wall Falls


Lake Charles, Louisiana 

Officials say a construction worker died and one suffered serious injuries after a frame wall fell on them.

Calcasieu Parish Coroner’s Office chief investigator Zeb Johnson said a 14-foot wall was being lifted into place on a Lake Charles construction site Tuesday when it fell on the men.

The site is the future home of a Whitney Bank.

The men’s names have not been released.

Category: Accident Report


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