Worker who died after 4-story fall identified

Worker dies after 4-story fall in Fresno (Photo FOX26)

UPDATE: The Fresno County Sheriff's Office says the man fell through the roof of the 4-story building.

He has been identified at 49-year-old Kirk Smith of Fresno.

Cal OSHA is handling the investigation.

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A worker at a construction site south of Fresno died after falling about 40 feet.

The construction site is located at E Central & S East Avenues, west of Highway 99.

It's unknown at this time what the man was working on or what caused him to fall.

The man was taken to Community Regional Medical Center where he late died.

The Fresno County Sheriff's Office and Cal/OSHA are investigating the fall.

The man's name has not been released.

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