TOWN OF TONAWANDA, NY — A contractor who died while doing work for the Kenmore-Town of Tonawanda School District earlier this week has been identified.

A source tells 2 On Your Side the man's name is Charlie Gause.

The incident happened Wednesday morning while electrical work was being done at Kenmore West High School.

The district says they are cooperating with the investigation, and they issued this statement:

The hearts and thoughts of staff are with the worker's family and friends, and our sincerest sympathies are extended to all those affected by this loss.