Roofer dies after falling 25 feet

Columbus, GA – A Columbus roofer dies after falling while repair a roof.

The Muscogee County Coroner's Office says 35-year-old Gary Vielweber fell while working on a roof on Cargo Drive.

Officials say he fell about 25 feet before landing on the concrete.

He was pronounced dead around 9:00 AM at the Medical Center.

The incident is still under investigation.

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