SUNNYVALE -- A 47-year-old Campbell man working at a construction site died after falling from a second-story roof near Duane Avenue on Thursday afternoon, authorities said.

The accident was reported at 4:26 p.m., and the worker was pronounced dead at a hospital at 6:49 p.m., according to the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner's Office.

Coroner's officials said it appears that the man struck his head when he fell, and that Cal/OSHA and the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety are both investigating the accident.

The new housing development is being built at Duane Avenue and Duane Court, adjacent to the Lawrence Expressway near Highway 101.

Contact Eric Kurhi at 408-920-5852. Follow him at Twitter.com/erickurhi.



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