Twenty-eight year old man fell 76 feet from oil rig Thursday

(Midwest, Wyo.) - The Natrona County Sheriff's Office has released that the male who fell from the work over rig Thursday has been identified as a twenty-year-old male. NCSO reported that the male fell from approximately 76 feet from the rig. NCSO responded to the area near Midwest Thursday morning at approximately 11:06 am for a traumatic injury. Upon arrival deputies learned of a man who had sustained fatal injuries while working on a workover rig in the Midwest area. At this time, the investigation into what occurred is ongoing. More information will be provided as it becomes available. Feature Photo: h/t Kagen and Judy McGowen/Pitchengine Communities #oilcity #news