Construction worker falls to death in The Gulch

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A construction worker fell to his death in The Gulch Saturday morning.

Metro police said Fausto Flores, 42, was working on an apartment building in 11th Avenue South when the accident happened.

Flores reportedly lost his balance while cutting a wooden rail on the fourth floor and fell to the ground below.

He died at the scene. Further details weren’t released.

An investigator with the Tennessee Occupational Safety and Health Administration (TOSHA) was at the worksite Saturday. The investigation is ongoing.

According to authorities, Flores was a subcontractor for Navor’s Framing.

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