KING-TV reports that a window washer was killed after falling from a building in downtown Tacoma Thursday, September 16, 2015. It happened at the Davita Building at 1423 Pacific Avenue, near the Tacoma Children’s Museum.
The Pierce County Medical Examiner identified the man killed as 30-year-old Timothy Thomas Sargent.
He worked for United Building Services out of Seattle. There was initially no word of how he fell. Tacoma Police and L&I are investigating.
The Washington State Department of Labor and Industries said this employer has been cited four of the past six inspections for serious violations related to fall prevention.