Construction worker dies after fall at Madison site
A Madison construction worker died after a four story fall at work Thursday, according to the Dane County Medical Examiner’s Office.Image By: Morgan Winston
The Dane County Medical Examiner’s Office identified a man who died shortly after suffering a fall while working at a Madison construction site.
The medical examiner said 24-year-old Alexander Kanouse of Columbus, Wisconsin died as a result of falling from a “significant height.” Police said he fell from the fourth floor of an east Madison construction site Thursday.
When emergency services arrived, he was “bleeding profusely” from a head wound. Paramedics took him to the hospital, where he died shortly after. Police notified agents from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, who are assisting with the investigation.Subscribe to The Daily Cardinal Newsletter