NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A construction worker fell to his death Saturday in Manhattan.

It happened around 3:15 p.m. near East 43rd Street and Madison Ave. in Midtown.

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(CBS2)

Police said the 49-year-old man fell 30 feet off scaffolding. He was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

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It’s unclear what led up to the fatal fall.

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The victim’s name has not been released.