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AZLE (CBSDFW.COM) -A Frontier Communications worker was working on overhead communications lines when he apparently fell off a 15 foot high ladder according to Azle Police.

They say the 64-year-old man was found lying on the ground in the 200 block of West Main Street around 12:45 p.m. Tuesday and had suffered a severe head injury.

The man was rushed by CareFlite to Harris Hospital in Fort Worth where he was pronounced dead.

The name of this individual is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.

Azle Police are investigating but the incident appears to be an unfortunate accident.

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