UNIVERSITY CITY (WPVI) -- A worker is dead after an approximate 80 foot fall at a construction site in Philadelphia's University City section.
The incident occurred around 8:10 Friday morning in the 2900 block of Chestnut Street.
That's when police say a 42-year-old man fell about 80 feet while doing construction work above.
The victim was taken to Presbyterian Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 8:43 this morning, according to police.
Authorities have not yet released information about what may have caused the man to fall.
The victim's identity has not yet been released.
Worker dies after 80 foot fall in University City
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