Three Workers Die at Miami TV Tower Collapse

September 29, 2017

Three workers performing maintenance on an 1,032-foot antenna tower in Miami Gardens, Florida, died when the scaffolding surrounding the tower collaspsed on Wednesday.

All three men were contract workers for Tower King II, a Cedar Hill, Texas, company that builds and maintains communications towers. The company has been cited by OSHA for previous safety violations.

The workers killed were Brachton Barber, 23; Marcus Goffena, 31; and Benito Rodriguez, 35.