Accident Report Detail
Accident: 170048078 - Employee Dies After Being Thrown From Postal Vehicle
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|18091108||11/21/1989||4311||U.S. Postal Service|
At approximately 1:40 p.m. on November 17, 1989, Employee #1, a rural carrier postal worker, was driving a 1970 model AMG excessed right-hand drive postal vehicle to deliver mail. He was traveling down a curved, graded road when he lost control of the vehicle, flipped it over, and was thrown out. Employee #1 was not wearing a seat belt and sustained broken ribs, lacerations, and a skull fracture. He died from his injuries.
|1||18091108||Fatality||Fracture||Occupation not reported|