Construction worker dies four days after fall
CHAMPAIGN — A man who fell 25 feet at a construction site last week died four days after the accident.
According to Champaign County Coroner Duane Northrup, 54-year-old Michael S. Williams of Humboldt was pronounced dead Friday morning at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana. He had been brought there on June 10 after he fell while working construction at Beverly Cinemas, 910 Meijer Dr., C.
The coroner said an autopsy will be preformed and an inquest may be held at a later date. Champaign police and the coroner will continue to investigate the accident, according to a news release.