Man crushed after Haywood Co. building collapses

 Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Authorities are investigating the cause of a building’s collapse that killed a man in Canton, NC. The collapse happened Saturday about 9 p.m. along Mingus Hill Road. Police said the man was working inside a storage shed when it fell in on itself, crushing him. Police said the body of a man was found among the debris from the collapse, and it took three hours of planning to recover him. No one else was injured. The victim’s identity has not yet been released. Police said the building was owned by a wholesale fishing bait business.
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