Worker killed in accident at Frankfort National Guard facility - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Worker killed in accident at Frankfort National Guard facility

Posted: Updated:
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) - A worker died Monday following an accident at the Boone National Guard Center in Frankfort, according to David Altom, a spokesperson for the Kentucky Department of Military Affairs.

Around 11:45 a.m. a snorkel boom collapsed, killing a civilian contractor and injuring a second person.

The people who were injured were airlifted to the University of Kentucky Medical Center.

Altom said the accident as work was being done on a new Army aviation hanger at the Boone Center.

The victims' names have not been released.

The incident remains under investigation.

Copyright 2015 WDRB News. All rights reserved.
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WDRB. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.