- Associated Press - Thursday, March 12, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A painter has died after scaffolding collapsed in the northern part of Kansas City.

The Kansas City Star (https://bit.ly/1BwUIzO ) reports that emergency personnel responded around 1:30 p.m. Thursday to Inland Truck Parts and Service. Kansas City Fire Department Battalion Chief James Garrett says two painters were working on the scaffolding 25 feet high when the scaffolding gave way.

He says one painter fell onto a truck and some of the scaffolding landed on him. The second painter was uninjured.


Information from: The Kansas City Star, https://www.kcstar.com

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