MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) –- The window washer who died after falling eight stories in St. Louis Park Friday afternoon has been identified.

Ryan John Shannon, 25, of St. Louis Park, died at around 2 p.m. while working at Place Apartments on the 3600 block of Phillips Parkway.

Shannon died of multiple blunt force injuries, the autopsy report said.

Shannon was an independent contractor who was working at the apartments most of the day.

The Hennepin County Crime lab has not yet said anything on what circumstances caused Shannon’s death.

Comments (3)
  1. jeff says:

    how aweful. my heart goes out to his family.

  2. janonymous says:

    I work at the building where this occurred and was responsible for hiring this company. this is truly such a tragic accident and. I offer my deepest sympathies to this man’s family and friends

  3. Missy says:

    was he tied off? OSHAS going to be all over that company as they should be!!

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