POSTED: 07:26 a.m. HST, Jan 30, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 07:27 a.m. HST, Jan 30, 2013
A 20-year-old Hickam airman died Friday from injuries he received earlier this month when he fell doing emergency repairs on a roof on base.
Airman First Class Rickey Wagoner, of Linden, Texas, died Jan. 25 from injuries he sustained after falling on Jan. 8 while doing emergency repairs to a wind-damaged roof.
He was with the 647th Civil Engineer Squadron and Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Public Works Department.
The cause of the fall is being investigated by the Air Force and the Navy.