Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 148802.015 - Employee Is Struck And Killed By Large Old Growth Tree
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|1614603.015||08/11/2022||115310||Forest Service, Willamette National Forest Supervisors Office|
Abstract: At 12:40 p.m. on August 10, 2022, an employee was working as a member of a Type 2 Initial Attack Hot Shot wildland firefighting crew, digging a hand line to pre vent the additional spread of a wildfire when a large 150-foot old growth tree f ell and struck another tree. The second tree fell on a third tree and the third tree then struck the employee. The employee suffered internal bleeding and a hea d injury and died.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|