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Construction worker suffers deadly fall in Solebury Township

SOLEBURY TWP., Pa. - A male construction worker suffered a deadly fall from a Bucks County Bridge Friday morning on Street Road between Pidcock Creek Road and Ridge Road. 

Officers arrived at the Solebury Township scene to observe the construction worker unresponsive at the base of the bridge in the creek. 

Officials say the male was employed by Ettore Ventresca & Sons, Inc. and was working on a deck replacement project when he fell from the top bridge abutment. 

The Solebury Township Police Department says the male sustained critical injuries from the fall. He was treated on location and transported to Saint Mary Medical Center where he was pronounced dead after arriving at the hospital. 

Further investigation is being conducted. The victim's identification is being withheld pending next of kin notification. 

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