Construction Worker Dies After Falling From Scaffolding in Cape May County
Authorities have released the identity of the 47-year-old construction worker who was killed after falling off a scaffolding Tuesday.
Officials said Joel Duarte-Dutra, of Maple Shade, was working on a Sprucewood Road in the Villas section of Lower Township when he was thrown from the self-constructed scaffolding.
Upon arrival, emergency responders found Duarte-Dutra unconscious and bleeding. Officials said he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Authorities are investigating incident.