Contractor dies in Darien accident

Police say a contractor died from an apparent fall on Nearwater Lane yesterday at a home that's under construction.

Police say a contractor died from an apparent fall on Nearwater Lane yesterday at a home that's under construction. (4/12/16)

DARIEN - Darien police are investigating a fatal accident at a construction site.

Officers say a contractor died from an apparent fall on Nearwater Lane yesterday at a home that's under construction.

They say crews found the man unconscious with a head injury, but say no one saw the man fall.

Officers say it appears he fell from a scaffold directly above where he was found.

The man later died at Stamford Hospital.

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