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Construction Worker Dies in GTNP

January 13, 2012 Grand Teton National Park, Jackson Hole, Teton County No Comments
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A 33-year-old construction worker in Grand Teton National Park has died of injuries he sustained in a fall from a two-story building Monday morning.  According to park officials, Bryon Peck from Eastern Colorado fell from a housing unit under construction in the Moose housing area about 11:40 am Monday, and was rushed to St. John’s Medical Center and promptly flown to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center to be treated for a variety of serious injuries.  Peck died Wednesday.  Park officials say officials from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration are currently investigating the incident.

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