Man found dead at downtown construction site

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — A man was found dead at a construction site in Downtown Austin Thursday afternoon.

Police say they were called around 3:00 p.m. to 110 San Antonio St.

Austin-Travis County EMS says a construction worker in his 20s was found in one of the bathrooms of the high rise under construction. EMS performed CPR on the man for about 30 minutes, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

In a tweet, the Austin Police Department said the death was not considered suspicious at this time. Authorities say the investigation is ongoing.This story will be updated with additional information as it becomes available.

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