CALDWELL -- A Caldwell man died Monday morning at a Boise hospital after being injured at work.
The Ada County coroner said 30-year-old Ernesto A. Paramo Bernal was pronounced dead at 10:33 a.m. at Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center. He had been transported to the hospital after sustaining an injury at his job at Superior Steel Products, Inc. in Caldwell.
Sgt. Damon Rice with the Caldwell Police Department says Bernal was doing some welding when fell about 8 feet off a piece of equipment and landed on his head on concrete.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has been called in to investigate the man's death.
The facility is located at 1604 Industrial Way in Caldwell and the call came into police dispatch around 9:40 a.m.
Bernal died from blunt force trauma to the head, and his death was ruled an accident.