Nola.com reports a roofer working at the Saulet apartment complex in the Garden District fell to his death Wednesday morning. The incident occurred around 9:55 AM this morning according to New Orleans Police.
The roofer, who was pronounced dead on the scene, was working on repairs from Ida-related damage. His identity has not yet been released.
OSHA reportedly has opened an investigation into the incident. The roofer was pronounced dead at the scene after EMS attempted to resuscitate him.