STOCKTON - A man is dead after falling off a communications tower.
It happened Sunday at 13668 E. Morseville Road. The Jo Daviess County Sheriff's Office says 49 year-old Thomas Lucas was painting the tower. At some point, witnesses report he had fallen off the tower about 80-90 feet.
Lucas was painting the tower for Sherwood Tower Services based out of Terre Haute, IN.
The Jo Daviess County Sheriff's Office is calling this case a death investigation.