Beaumont man identified as worker who died from fall at Erdace Apartments

Beaumont man identified as worker who died from fall at Erdace Apartments
A contract worker fell and died at Erdace Apartments Wednesday morning, officials with the Lake Charles Police Department confirmed. (Source: KPLC)

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - A contract worker fell and died at Erdace Apartments Wednesday morning, officials with the Lake Charles Police Department confirmed.

The worker has been identified as 36-year-old Gregory Robertson, of Beaumont, Texas, according to Charlie Hunter, chief investigator with the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Robertson worked for an electrical company, according to Capt. Kevin Kirkum.

Both Kirkum and Hunter said the death was accidental.

Megan LeBoeuf is leading the investigation for the Coroner’s Office, Hunter said.

Erdace Apartments is a 270-unit complex under construction downtown, at Ryan and Division streets where Sears once stood.

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