Construction worker falls to death at Bellevue College

BELLEVUE, Wash. -- A construction worker was killed Monday morning while working on a project at Bellevue College, police said.

Medics were called to the college's Health Sciences building just after 10:30 a.m. for a report of a construction accident. When they arrived, they found a 31-year-old man had died after falling about 50 feet.

Investigators believe the man was working on a ladder on the fourth floor of the building prior to the accident.

The Washington Department of Labor and Industries is investigating the accident.

The victim's name has not been released.