Bellevue police said they arrived at the site at 116th Avenue Northeast and Northeast Fourth Street shortly after 9:45 a.m.

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A construction worker has died in Bellevue.

Bellevue police said they were called to a construction site at 116th Avenue Northeast and Northeast Fourth Street for a reported drowning.

When officers arrived shortly after 9:45 a.m. Tuesday they found a man face down in a puddle at the bottom of a 12-foot hole. Other construction workers were performing CPR on the unconscious man, said police spokesman Seth Tyler.

The 51-year-old man was taken to Overlake Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

“He’d been there up to 10 minutes when he was found,” Tyler said.

Tyler initially said that police believed the man might have died of a type of medical condition, he later said investigators “have not ruled anything out.”