Work Place Fatality 

The Hancock County Sheriff’s Department responded to a report that a worker had fallen from a bridge on Route 15 in Sedgwick Sunday afternoon.Authorities say the worker, 29-year-old Ercio Gasques of New Jersey suffered massive head trauma from the fall and died from his head injuries while enroute to the hospital.Gasques was employed by a Pennsylvania contractor.The Sheriff’s Department will be assisting OSHA with their investigation of the work place fatality.