One person killed after crane collapse in Kansas

One other person was also injured
One person killed after crane collapse in Kansas
KOAM 2018

A man is killed after a crane collapse south of Fredonia, KS. According to Wilson County Sheriff Pete Figgin’s, deputies were called Friday morning about a possible on site work related accident.

The location is the new site of the Fredonia Water Treatment Plant that is being constructed.

Upon arrival, officers discovered two adult males with injuries. One male died from his injuries, the other male was treated for minor injuries.

The cause of accident has not been determined, according to Sheriff Figgin. OSHA has been contacted for further investigation.

The Wilson County Sheriff’s Office expresses condolences to the families of those involved.