By: KDKA-TV News Staff
ALLEGHENY COUNTY, Pa. (KDKA) — A 19-year-old worker died after falling approximately 50 to 60 feet off the roof of a building on Neville Island.READ MORE: Pa. AG Agents Arrest 1 Man During Drug Trafficking Bust In McKeesport
OSHA said it is investigating the incident Thursday at Allegheny Recycled Products. OSHA said the building’s owner hired a roofing company to make repairs to a metal roof.READ MORE: Tired-Tired Or Sleepy-Tired? How To Combat Sleepiness And Fatigue During The Day
“Topchoice Roofing Services, LLC (TRS) was hired by the owner to repair the roof and they hired another company Mast Topchoice Roofing (MTR) to assist with the job,” OHSA said in a statement.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Weather: Severe Weather, Including Hail And Strong Winds Possible
The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the man as 19-year-old Chris Byler.