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Birmingham man falls to his death at construction site in Montgomery

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A construction accident at the outer loop road project site on Pike Road has killed two workers. One of the victim's is a 60 year old man from Birmingham.  Investigators say an equipment malfunction caused them to fall to their deaths.

According to Montgomery County Sheriff deputies the two men were doing work on a bridge Wednesday morning, working out of a hanging basket, when something broke loose on the cage causing them to fall 90 – 100 feet to their deaths..

The identities of the men have not been released.

The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office is continuing to investigate the cause of the accident.

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