Construction Worker Dies While Working on Bong Bridge Project

Construction Worker Killed, Another Injured in Forklift Incident on Bong Bridge

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The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating an early morning fatality on eastbound Highway 2 in Duluth.

A construction worker was killed and another injured shortly after 7 a.m. in an incident involving a forklift.

The incident occurred on a Wisconsin DOT run construction project on the Bong Bridge connecting Minnesota and Wisconsin.

Both workers are employed by Lunda Construction.

The St. Louis County Medical Examiner will release the name of the deceased once an autopsy is performed.

The Duluth Police Department is assisting the State Patrol. 

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