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Date: 2008-01-03
Submitted By: WWAN
Place: warehouse roof in Fargo, ND
State: ND
Country: USA
Fatalities: 1
Summary: 1 roof shoveler, caught, buried, and killed

***Initial Report***

A roof avalanche that killed a shoveler in Fargo, ND on Jan 3, 2008.

He was a 19yo man who had been shoveling snow off a warehouse roof.

The man was buried for about 30 minutes.