OSHA Investigating Death On Wind Farm In Mitchell County

Saint Ansgar, Iowa – OSHA is investigating the death of a construction worker at a wind farm under construction in Mitchell County.

The Mitchell County Sheriff’s office says the fatal accident occurred Saturday afternoon when Joseph Hill of Minnesota loaded heavy equipment at Turtle Creek Wind Farm near Saint Ansgar.

The Sheriff’s office says they responded to the site and conducted a brief investigation and determined no foul play, but OSHA began their investigation Monday afternoon.