Man dies after serious fall into foundation hole at home construction site in Glastonbury

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GLASTONBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — Emergency crews responded to a home on Redwood Lane in Glastonbury Tuesday after one member of the construction crew fell into a foundation hole on the property.

Glastonbury Police report officers, fire, and EMS were dispatched to the end of Redwood Lane around 3 p.m. for reports of a man who had fallen into an open foundation hole. The construction crew was pouring a new foundation on the home construction site.

The victim was transported to Hartford Hospital with serious injuries. He later succumbed to the injuries he received in the fall, police said Wednesday. The victim was a 63-year-old man from Lebanon.

OSHA also responded to the scene and is investigating the incident.

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