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Local man dies at construction site

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ITHACA (WKOW) --  The Richland County Sheriff's Office says a Spring Green man died at a construction site on Friday.

Christopher G. Kraemer, 30, was found by deputies at the Ithaca School construction site with head injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

In a news release, Sheriff Darrell Berglin said the Richland County 911 got a call just before noon Friday indicating a man was trapped under a crane. Kraemer was found lying on the ground near the bent boom of a crane.

The sheriff's office says OSHA and Kraemer Brothers Construction are investigating.

 

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