Police have identified a construction worker who died Tuesday when he fell while measuring for rain gutters on the roof of an apartment building that was under construction.
Larry G. Jones, 67, of Post Falls, was working in Coeur dAlene as a subcontractor for Copper Basin Construction.
Coeur dAlene police responded at 3:30 p.m. to the trauma call at North Grand Mill Lane and Seltice Way, the police department said. Witnesses who saw Jones fall said he was not wearing a safety harness. Jones died at the scene.
This appears to be a tragic accident, said Coeur dAlene Police Chief Ron Clark. We extended our deepest sympathy to the family of Larry Jones.