Police identify victim in fatal Albany scaffolding accident

WNYT Staff
Updated: February 14, 2020 12:16 PM
Created: February 13, 2020 05:42 PM

ALBANY- A tragic construction accident in Albany is under investigation.

Albany police say 19-year-old Richard Brewer of Mohawk, New York was killed when he fell five to six stories from scaffolding at 760 Broadway.


He was pronounced dead at Albany Medical Center on Thursday afternoon.

Police don't suspect foul play.

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