Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 14291439 - Employee Killed When Struck By Rock Thrown By Mower
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|17372798||05/07/1986||0782||0||Powers Building Mart. Inc.|
Abstract: At approximately 3:00 p.m. on April 6, 1986, Employee #1 and a coworker were using John Deere roto-mowers to cut the grass in area O of the Radford Army Arsenal. The coworker was on one side of the road, approximately 180 ft from Employee #1, when his mower contacted a rock. It was thrown backward and across the roadway, striking Employee #1 on the right side of the head and hitting his hard hat. Employee #1 suffered a concussion and later died at Roanoke Memorial Hospital.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||17372798||Fatality||Concussion||Occupation not reported|