Subcontractor dies working on construction at Belmont Abbey College

A framing subcontractor died Friday from their injuries while working on the construction of new halls at Belmont Abbey College, a spokesperson with the college confirmed Tuesday.

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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the accident.

“Our community is praying for the worker and his family. We ask for respect for their privacy at this time,” the college stated.

No further information has been released.

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