Authorities have identified the victim of an fatal construction accident that occurred on the Bong Bridge in Duluth, Minnesota earlier this week.
Hagenson was rushed to Duluth Hospital following the accident, but was pronounced dead roughly one hour after arrival. The cause of death, according to the examiner’s office, was multiple blunt force injuries. An obituary entry stated Hagenson was from Stanley, Wisconsin, where he grew up and graduated high school earlier this year.
Another worker was injured in the incident, but his name and condition were not immediately available. Both Hagenson and the injured worker were employees of Lunda Construction of Black River Falls, Wisconsin.
An ongoing investigation by the Duluth Police Department is underway.
The following information was provided by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA):