Construction Accident Claims Life

Construction Accident Claims Life

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(Sioux City) — The Sioux City Police are reporting a construction accident has claimed the life of a North Sioux City, S.D. resident.  The accident occured Saturday morning at the site of the new Heelan Hall when the victim was crushed by falling masonry.  The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of family members.  However, the police say the victim was an employee of the construction company.  The victim was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.