Claxton police identify construction worker

CLAXTON, GA (WTOC) - Police in Claxton have identified the man who died in a tragic construction accident.

They say 43-year-old Rapheal Nunez was the cleaning the roof of the warehouse next to the old Coca-Cola bottling plant when he somehow stepped on or fell into a skylight that gave way.

He landed about 25 feet below and was pronounced dead at the job site.

Police are still investigating the accident.

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