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Victim of fall at Edgewater identified

Victim of fall at Edgewater identified

 

UPDATE - 1/14/14

The Dane Co. Medical Examiner's Office has identified the man that died in a fall at the Edgewater Hotel construction site as 40-year-old Robert Lund of Cambridge.

The accident happened Monday around 2:00 p.m.

An autopsy confirms that Lund's death was the result of injuries he sustained in the fall.

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Emergency crews and the Dane County Medical Examiner are at the construction site of the Edgewater Hotel.

The Madison Fire Department has confirmed that one person is dead of an apparent accident, though it is not yet clear whether that person was a construction worker.

The fire department, along with Madison Police, responded at 2:00 p.m. for a call of someone falling at least 20 feet on the lake side of the construction site.

The vice president of Findorff Construction company confirmed that an accident happened at the site this afternoon.

 

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