worker has died after being injured in an accident during the
demolition of an old Alliant Energy power plant in Beloit.
The Beloit Fire
Department says in a statement that the 57-year-old man was found
lying on the bottom floor of a partly demolished building Friday
with "severe trauma to his abdomen."
Deputy Fire Chief
Glen Hennig told the Janesville Gazette (http://bit.ly/28U5CH5
) that the man was working on a beam when something came loose. He
died at a Janesville hospital. The man's name hasn't been
The Rock River
Generating System had been idle since 2010. It's scheduled to be
demolished in the process of a demolition that's scheduled to be
complete by the end of the year.
said it will cooperate with any investigation.