Fatal construction accident in Franklin Co.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Franklin County Sheriff says a construction worker has died after an accident at a home on Switzer Lane, near the Scott/Franklin County line.

According to the Franklin County Sheriff, his office along with the Franklin County Fire Department and crews from Scott County were called to the accident at around 12:45 p.m.

The Sheriff says the worker fell 12 to 14 feet from scaffolding surrounding a Cathedral ceiling being built on a home.

The identity of the worker has not been released.

ABC 36 will update this story as additional information becomes available.

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