TBILISI, DFWatch–A worker died at a construction site in western Georgia on Thursday, after falling from a building.

The incident happened on Aghmashenebeli Street in Kutaisi.

The victim was a middle-age man.

An investigation has been launched under article 116 of the Criminal Code about death due to negligence, which may lead to prison for up to five years if anyone is found guilty.

Construction was halted after the fatal accident.