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Man dies working on crane at Boca Grande Causeway

Posted at 6:52 PM, May 28, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-28 18:53:36-04

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. — Charlotte County deputies are investigating the death of a construction worker who was working to deploy a small crane.

Around 9:30 a.m., Otis Long Jr., 53, suffered fatal injuries while working on a crane at Eldred’s Marina, 6301 Boca Grande Causeway.

Life-saving efforts were attempted; however, Mr. Long died at the scene.

This is an ongoing investigation.

FOX 4 will keep you updated as things develop.