Worker dies after falling 200 feet from Orlando StarFlyer attraction

Florida

ORLANDO, Fla. (WESH)A worker has died as a result of a fall from the StarFlyer attraction on International Drive, officials said Monday.

Shortly before 8 a.m., crews responded to the StarFlyer attraction at ICON Park on International Drive in Orlando.

A worker fell 200 feet and landed on an interior platform, according to Orange County Fire Rescue officials.

The victim was lifeless when crews arrived, officials said.

Fire rescue workers used a platform truck to gain access and then transported the victim to Orlando Regional Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead, officials said.

The Orange County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a death investigation.

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