Man Dies After Fall in Dyersville; Another Man Injured
According to police and our news partners at KWWL, a man from Manchester is dead, and a second person is hurt, after Dyersville Police say they fell while on the job.
Local police, fire, and EMS personnel responded to Farmtek, located at 1440 Field of Dreams Way, on Thursday (1/19) just before 9am.
Police say that when they arrived, they found two men had fallen roughly 20 feet from a portable scaffold. One of the men was found not breathing, and crews started CPR immediately. EMS took that patient to MercyOne Dyersville. They say 50-year-old Bruce Bockenstedt died at the hospital.
Emergency services took another man to MercyOne Dubuque, he was later transferred to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. As of this time there is no update on him.
The investigation into what happened is currently underway.