Contractor injured during Gulfview Hotel relocation dies
OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WEAR) —
A man critically injured during the relocation of the Gulfview Hotel has died. A spokesperson for the City of Fort Walton Beach said Phillip Deheart succumbed to his injuries.
He fell from a bucket truck while working on cable lines during the relocation. Fort Walton Beach Police say he was wearing a safety harness but was not secured to the bucket.