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Worker killed in Miami construction accident

Miami Fire-Rescue says worker possibly struck by piece of equipment

A worker was killed in a construction accident at the Biscayne Beach condominiums in downtown Miami.
A worker was killed in a construction accident at the Biscayne Beach condominiums in downtown Miami.

A worker was killed Wednesday in an accident at a downtown Miami high-rise condominium building under construction.

Miami Department of Fire-Rescue Capt. Ignatius Carroll said the worker was possibly struck by a piece of equipment while working on the 37th floor of the Biscayne Beach residences at 711 NE 29th St.

Carroll said the worker did not survive.

The worker's identity was not immediately known.

It was also not immediately known what caused the fatal accident.