Man Dies After Falling From Barn Roof

(BlackburnNews.com file photo by John Chippa)

A man has died after falling from the roof of a barn that was under construction in Perth County.

Police were called shortly after 3pm on Thursday to a farm along Perth Rd. 140, west of Milverton.

The OPP says the man fell approximately 9 m to the ground.

He was pronounced dead when emergency crews arrived.