Construction Worker Dies in 6-Story Brooklyn Fall

A construction worker has died in a six-story fall in Brooklyn.

The 50-year-old worker was pronounced dead after tumbling off a scaffold in Brighton Beach at around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, according to police. 

He has been identified by police as Vidal Sanchez-Roman of Brooklyn. 

The medical examiner will determine the official cause of his death. Police said a preliminary investigation showed it was an accident.

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