JAMES CITY COUNTY, Va. (WVEC) -- A worker died Tuesday morning after he fell two stories from a house that was under construction, James City County Police said.

The accident happened just after 9:30 a.m. on Fenton Mill Road.

60-year-old William Joseph Jowers was taken to Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

According to police, Jowers was sanding on the second floor when he fell onto the floor below, landing on a stairwell.