A January 29, 2010 construction accident in New York remains under investigation. Robert Fitzgerald, a 55-year-old North Arlington man, fell from the Wittpenn Bridge at around 4:30 am. Fitzgerald who worked for CSX Rail Line is believed to have lost consciousness after the fall as a result of hypothermia.
When rescue workers found Fitzgerald’s body, they took him to Jersey City Medical Center where he died some hours later.
Worker dies after fall from Jersey City bridge, Journal News, January 31, 2010.