News

Man Dies After Falling Through Skylight While Spraying Bugs

View Comments
File photo of hospital. (Credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

File photo of hospital. (Credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Police say a man apparently trying to spray bugs at a South Texas business has died after falling through a skylight of an industrial building.

San Antonio police say the accident happened Wednesday afternoon. The name of the 47-year-old victim was not immediately released.

Sgt. Javier Salazar says the man apparently was trying to spray a nest of wasps when he was attacked or lost his balance. Salazar says the man was dead at the scene.

Police did not immediately say how far the victim fell.

(© Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus