Worker falls to his death at University of Phoenix Stadium

Jan 15, 2015, 9:11 AM | Updated: 11:04 am
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PHOENIX — A construction worker fell to his death while working near the University of Phoenix Stadium.

Glendale Police said the man fell 35 feet from a stage under construction in a stadium parking lot Wednesday afternoon.

The 31-year-old died at a hospital.

Crews are preparing the Glendale stadium to host Super Bowl XLIX, to be played Feb. 1.

The state Division of Occupational Safety and Health will investigate.

KTAR’s Jim Cross and Associated Press contributed to this report.

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Worker falls to his death at University of Phoenix Stadium