OSHA: Dallastown man died from injuries after falling through roof

OSHA - Dallastown man died from injuries after falling through roof

John Inners, a 47-year-old Dallastown worker passed away Wednesday after he fell through a roof while at the workplace, York City Police and OSHA are investigating the incident.

Inners, an employee of Ream Roofing Associates Inc. toppled some 15 to 20 feet at around 8 a.m. Wednesday morning at the time he was working on the roof area at L. J. Allen Tire & Auto Services at 305 S. Richland Ave., in York City.

EMS authorities and York City police responded to the site, and then Inners was taken to York Hospital.

He died of his accidental injuries some 6 hours afterwards, at 2 :17 p.m. Wednesday, the York County Coroner’s office stated in a report.

York County Coroner Pamela Gay controlled the death accidental, announcing Inners died of blunt-force trauma.

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