85-Year-Old Man Dies While Hanging Christmas Lights at IU Sorority

Police say an 85-year-old Bloomington man died after he fell from a ladder while hanging Christmas lights at a sorority house on Indiana University’s campus.

IU Police Department Captain Craig Munroe says Billy Joe Marvin Wiley was working at Pi Beta Phi’s chapter house when he fell Monday.

Monroe County’s coroner says Wiley was on a 20-foot ladder when he lost his footing and fell to the pavement.