Investigation underway after man falls to his death in Hillsboro

HILLSBORO, Ore. -- Police are investigating a man's death Thursday after it appeared he fell off a ladder in Hillsboro.

According to Storm Smith, a spokesperson for Hillsboro Fire Department, said the incident happened at about 3 p.m. in the 200 block of Northeast 74th in Hillsboro.

When firefighters arrived, they found a man face down on concrete. Firefighters discovered the man had already died.

Officials said the man was part of a siding crew for a contractor and was on a 20-foot ladder, but aren't sure exactly where on the ladder the man was when he fell. Officials have not released the man's name yet.