- Associated Press - Tuesday, August 25, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) - A construction worker has died after falling about four stories at a Manhattan work site.

WABC (https://7ny.tv/1UbAilf ) says the 30-year-old man was trying to walk across a beam when he fell down an elevator shaft.

He died a short time later at a hospital.

It happened around 12:45 p.m. Tuesday on Ninth Avenue between 41st and 42nd streets.

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