Clearwater PD identify man who died at Palms of Clearwater

A 28-year-old man working on the roof at a Clearwater Apartment Building Monday morning died at the scene after falling from the second floor.

CLEARWATER — A 28-year-old man from Zellwood died April 15 when he fell from the second floor of an apartment complex in Clearwater.

Clearwater police identified the man as Carlos Alejandro Hernandez-Nopaltecatl, who died at the scene.

Clearwater police and Clearwater Fire & Rescue responded to The Palms of Clearwater Apartments, 25 N. Belcher Road, about 9:30 a.m. after a worker fell from a second-floor roof on the rear side of Building E. Police say the worker was part of a roofing crew.

An investigation continues.