Roofer falls to his death at Columbus warehouse

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012

COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) -- Authorities say a roofing worker fell 20 feet to his death while working at a Columbus warehouse.

Muscogee County Deputy Coroner Freeman Worley tells The Columbus Ledger-Enquirer the worker was pronounced dead at a hospital about an hour after the fall on Wednesday.

The worker was identified as 34-year-old Gary Vielweber, an employee of Allstate Roofing Co.

Authorities say he fell through the roof of the warehouse building on Cargo Drive.

(Copyright 2012, The Associated Press)


You must be logged in to post comments.

Username:
Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1212 Augusta, GA 30903 Main Telephone: (803) 278-1212 Newsroom: (803) 278-3111 newsroom@wrdw.com Fax: (803) 442-4561
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 172652241 - wrdw.com/a?a=172652241
Gray Television, Inc.