Man injured in work place fall near Urbank

– By Tom Hintgen, Otter Tail County Correspondent

 On Nov. 22 at 2:48 p.m. first responders arrived at the scene where a worker was injured after a 15-foot fall. The location was Highway 59, north of Urbank.

 The injured party was 44-year-old William Koep of Alexandria. He was part of a construction crew that was framing up a new barn.

 He fell thrugh roof beams and sustained cuts and abrasions. There also were potential head and neck injuries.

 He was airlifted to a hospital in St. Cloud for medical care.

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