The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Tonight

Lo37° Increasing Clouds

Tuesday

Hi53° Mostly Cloudy

Tuesday Night

Lo39° Rain Likely

Wednesday

Hi54° Rain then Chance Rain

Wednesday Night

Lo38° Slight Chance Rain then Mostly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi57° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo36° Mostly Clear

Friday

Hi59° Sunny

Friday Night

Lo37° Partly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi57° Slight Chance Showers

Worker injured Monday in fall from Pinto Dam dies

Send to Kindle
Print This

SPOKANE — A federal Bureau of Reclamation engineer who fell off Pinto Dam, east of Ephrata, has died.

Holger “Hal” Jensen, 62, died Wednesday at Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane, the bureau reported in a news release today .

According to initial reports, the Boise-based civil engineer was walking down a steep earth embankment Monday to get a better look at some construction work in progress, when he lost his footing, slid onto a concrete “apron” leading to the…

View my options or Sign in