Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Worker Dies at Deaf School

An accident at the South Carolina School for the Deaf and Blind left a construction worker dead today. Joseph Daniel Hall of Spartanburg fell a short distance from a ladder while installing an electrical box. He was an employee of Bobby Jackson Electrical. School officials have released this statement:
“Our heartfelt sympathy goes out to the family upon their loss. The contractor, subcontractor and local officials are currently investigating the cause of death.We commend our campus emergency team and local emergency medical services for responding quickly and appropriately. We will continue to keep the family in our thoughts and prayers as they mourn the loss of their loved one.”