Construction worker who fell from bridge dies


MACON, Georgia (WMGT/41NBC) – A construction worker who fell from a bridge near downtown Macon died today.

Macon-Bibb Coroner Leon Jones says 44-year-old Jason Searcy was pronounced dead at 3:56 p.m. on September 17. Jones says that Searcy died from a closed head injury at Medical Center Navicent Health.

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On September 6, a decking gave way and Searcy fell approximately 30 feet onto a concrete drainage ditch. His death stems from the fall.