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               === Construction worker dies at Levi's Stadium ===
 
 Santa  Clara,  CA (Sports Network) -  A construction worker was killed Tuesday
 morning at the site of the new $1.3 billion 49ers stadium in Santa Clara.
 
 The  accident  occurred just before  7 a.m. local time.  The worker was at the
 bottom of an elevator shaft when he was killed.
 
 "The  49ers organization was deeply saddened to learn this morning of the news
 at  the  construction site," the  team said in  a statement. "Our thoughts and
 prayers  are with the family, friends and co-workers affected by this tragedy.
 The 49ers family has lost a teammate today."
 
 Levi's  Stadium is  expected to open in  2014. The stadium will host the Super
 Bowl in 2016.
 
 
 
 06/11 13:40:48 ET