Construction accident kills worker, seriously injures another - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Construction accident kills worker, seriously injures another

By Michael Addison -  email

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Officials say a construction worker is dead, another seriously hurt, after a 14-foot frame wall fell on them.

The Calcasieu Parish Coroner's Office says the wall was being lifted into place on a Lake Charles construction site when it fell on the workers.

The site is the future home of a Whitney Bank.

The men's names have not been released.

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