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Knoxville (WVLT) - A carpenter was killed Monday afternoon at a construction site on the UT Campus.
The accident happened about three at the site of the new Allen James Aquatic Center on Volunteer Boulevard West.
The contractor, Blaine Construction, confirms the accident, but won't release any details on how the worker died.
They plan to release the worker's name, once family members are notified.
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