Thursday, September 30, 2010 - Contact: 225-273-6439
BREC Reports Construction Fatality at Forest Community ParkThomas A. LeDuff, Jr., 65, fell from through a rooftop skylight of a maintenance building at Forest Community Park, 13900 South Harrell's Ferry Road, this morning. An ambulance took him to Ochsner Medical Center where he died.
LeDuff was working to remove a flat roof from a maintenance shed as part of the park's renovation.
LeDuff worked for four years as a carpenter with BREC's Capital Improvements Program.