Ameren Worker Dies After 85-Foot Fall

LABADIE, Mo. (KMOX) — A worker at the Ameren Electric Plant in Labadie fell 85 feet to her death Tuesday morning.

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office said 32 year old Catherine Berliner of Hermann was working on a platform 85-feet into the air when a power tool she was using hit her in the head and knocked her off the platform.

Berliner was rushed to Mercy Hospital in Washington where she was pronounced dead.

Berliner had worked at the plant for five years.

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