A Bequia man died mid-morning Friday after falling from a house on the northern Grenadine island.

I-Witness News understands that 42-year-old John Farrell fell around 10 a.m. while delivering furniture to the two-storey building。

The house, located in Mount Pleasant is still under construction, and Farrell is said to have fallen over an area of the steps where the balusters are yet to be installed.

Initial reports are that Farrell, a taxi operator, hit the right side of his head and died on the spot.