23 August 2011 ~~
A Spirit Lake Iowa man has died after falling nearly 60 feet from a wind turbine he was climbing in Osceola County.
Authorities say 33-year-old Christopher Paulette of Spirit Lake, was taken to a local hospital after the incident where he later died.
The Osceola County Sheriff’s department were called to the scene at a Nextera windmill site south of 110th Street and Van Buren Avenue near Ocheyedan around 11:30 Monday morning.
The incident remains under investigation.
23 August 2011
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