Construction worker who fell to his death in Makiki identified

Prospect Street Fall

A construction worker who died after falling from a seven-story building in Makiki has been identified.

According to the Honolulu Medical Examiner’s office, the victim was identified as 39-year-old Louis Martin of Wahiawa.

The incident happened at 10:15 a.m. Wednesday at a building on Prospect Street near Ward Avenue.

Martin was taken to the Queen’s Medical Center in extremely critical condition, where he later died.

Autopsy results show Martin died from multiple internal injuries due to the fall. His death has been ruled an accident.

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