Construction worker falls to death

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A Bellefonte man is dead after falling from a balcony early this morning in State College.

Officials said Corey Eichner, 43, of Bellefonte, was working when he fell over 28-feet from the fifth floor at the Beaver Terrace apartments.

The apartment complex sits along East Beaver Avenue, next to the Grace Lutheran church. 

The incident happened around 9:30 a.m. this morning. There were several police officers on scene along with multiple ambulances. 

Police are ruling the fall as accidental. An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday. 

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