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Worker Dies After Falling In Raleigh Silo

Posted October 23, 2002 6:27 a.m. EDT

— A worker died Wednesday after falling in a silo in Raleigh.

Firefighters claim 49-year-old Nathaniel Williams fell 30 feet from a hatch on the top of a silo at Thomas Concrete Co. in Raleigh. Officials say the silo contained concrete powder.

The state Department of Labor is investigating the incident.