**Updated** Man dies in three-storey fall at Fredericton construction site

Police say a man has died after falling three storeys at a construction site in downtown Fredericton.

A spokesperson for the Fredericton Police Force said emergency crews were called to the Hilton Garden Inn on Queen Street around 9:30 a.m. Monday.

Alycia Bartlett said the worker, whose name has not been released, died from his injuries.

Bartlett said the matter is now being investigated by WorkSafeNB.

WorkSafeNB confirmed their investigation in an email to our newsroom, and said the victim is a man in his early 40s.

The new eight-storey, 120 room hotel has been under construction since last summer, and is slated to open in late 2017.