- Associated Press - Friday, July 22, 2016

HUXLEY, Iowa (AP) - Story County authorities have released the name of a man who was killed in a fall while working on a wind turbine.

The accident occurred around 5:30 p.m. Thursday near Huxley. The man was working inside a wind turbine that’s under construction. Authorities say he fell about 40 feet and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Story County Sheriff’s Office identified the man as 31-year-old Christopher Thompson, who lived in Manly.

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