Bethel Park man dies after medical emergency on scaffolding

PITTSBURGH — A Bethel Park man died Tuesday afternoon after going into cardiac arrest while working on scaffolding at a North Side building.

Michael Kroll, 54, died after being transported to a hospital from the 1100 block of Federal Street.

First responders performed CPR and other measures during efforts to lower him from the building, according to a Pittsburgh Public Safety spokeswoman.

He was transported in critical condition to Allegheny General Hospital, where he later died.

The county medical examiner is investigating.

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