Bobcat driver killed in 7-storey fall…

Seven-storey fall kills skid steer loader driver in Chicago.

A 35-year-old construction worker has died after the skid steer loader he was driving fell seven storeys to the ground as demolition work was being done at a Chicago Housing Authority high-rise, officials said.

According to Chicago Fire Department spokesman Quention Curtis, the Bobcat had been lifted to the seventh floor in the 2400 block of South State Street. Once it arrived there it fell off the floor, falling to the ground.

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