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Welder falls from rooftop, dies

  • Written by Jojo Magsombol
  • Published in Provincial
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LIPA City -- A 26-year-old welder died after falling to the ground from the rooftop of a warehouse in Bgy. Marawoy, here.

Police identified the fatality as Menjoe Magboo Madrigal, 26, married, stay-in worker at Citi Hardware in Bgy.  Marawoy, this city.

Investigators, led by SPO1 Oliver del Rosario Morcilla, said the victim, along with his co-workers, were fixing the warehouse roof of the Citi Hardware in Bgy. Marawoy at 10:15 a.m. Sunday when the accident occurred.
   
Police said the workers were removing wooden rafters from the rooftop when the victim accidentally lost his balance and fell to the ground.
   
Co-workers took the victim to Metro Lipa Medical Center where doctors at the emergency section pronounced him dead due to massive physical and internal injuries.