Construction worker killed in fall from historic Savoy Hotel

Nowata fall

NOWATA, Okla. – A construction worker was killed after falling 40 feet from a hotel roof.

Officials have not identified the 37-year-old man who fell from the Savoy Hotel.

They said the man was not discovered until a passerby saw him a short while later.

He was rushed to the hospital but didn’t make it.

The Savoy Hotel, originally built in 1909, is undergoing construction.