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Emergency medical technicians from F-M Ambulance and West Fargo police investigators load the body of a construction worker into an ambulance Friday at the site of the Sheyenne high school expansion in West Fargo.

Falling beam kills construction worker

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WEST FARGO -- A 30-year-old Fargo man died Friday in a construction accident after a 28-foot steel beam fell on him at the high school addition to Sheyenne Ninth Grade Center, police said.


The man was pronounced dead at the scene, said West Fargo police Detective Derek Cruff.

Cruff did not provide the name of the man, but said he worked for Scott's Electric of Wahpeton.

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