One Killed, One Injured Washing Windows

Posted on Aug 24, 2010
   A window washer was killed and another injured Monday when the scaffolding they were standing on fell as they worked at a Charleston, S.C. condo.

   The man, whose name has not been released, fell on the concrete and died at the scene about 4 p.m., authorities said. The second worker fell into the Cooper River and was transported to Medical University Hospital. His condition is unknown.

   An investigation is underway into the cause of the collapse. The incident occurred near the S.C. Aquarium.