Worker killed at construction site of new Bucks arena

Posted at 2:36 PM, Oct 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-30 19:23:17-04

An electrician was killed after an accident at the construction site of the new Milwaukee Bucks arena Saturday.

According to a new release from the Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office, a 57-year-old Menomonee Falls man was working at the site on 4th Street and fell off an eight-foot ladder on last Wednesday around 1 p.m. He suffered traumatic injuries and was complaining of chest pains. 

He was taken to Froedtert Hospital and died on Saturday evening. 

The cause of death has not yet been released.