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Worker killed after floor collapsed at old Lanett Mill

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LANETT, AL (WTVM) – A man who was working at a demolition site in Lanett, AL was killed on Tuesday, Feb. 14. 

On Feb. 14 at 11:54 a.m. the Lanett EMS and Lanett police with support from Chambers County Sheriff’s Office responded to the demolition site of the old Lanett Mill on South Gilmer Ave. in Lanett, AL.

When officials arrived on the scene, they learned that a male worker had been working on the fourth floor of a building on the site.

It was reported that, while in this area, a section of the flooring gave way and the worker fell to the ground floor.

Lanett EMS transported the worker to Lanier Health Services in Valley, AL.

Shortly after, the worker died at the hospital from the injuries.

The Lanett Police Investigations Division is currently conducting an investigation.

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