Worker killed when he falls through roof

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TOWN OF WALLKILL – A worker for a contracting company was killed Thursday morning when he fell through the roof of a residence at 2618 Route 302 in Circleville, Town of Wallkill Police said.

The man, whose name police did not release, was repairing the roof of a house around 7:40 a.m. when he fell through the skylight onto the floor below.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Wallkill town detectives are continuing to investigate the accident with the assistance of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.