The man who was killed in the collapse has been identified as Bural Darter, 64.
Original Story (August 14):
A man has died in the collapse of a building in Russellville.
It happened around 7:15 this morning on Highway 7 North near Baker Refrigeration.
According to Russellville police, workers were disconnecting an awning from the building, and as they did the awning collapsed and struck the man.
He was taken to Saint Mary's Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
His name is not being released until his family has been notified.
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