Accident Report Detail
Accident: 201580081 - Employee Drowns
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|301184495||08/27/1998||4971||Bureau Of Indian Affair/Wapato Irrigation Project|
Employee #1 was removing water checks, which are boards used to meter the water in irrigation ditches, when he fell into the water. Employee #1 was pulled by the current through the drainage culvert. Employee #1 was found approximately 75 yards from the water gate face down in the water. Employee #1 was pronounced dead at the scene from fresh water drowning.
|1||301184495||Fatality||Asphyxia||Occupation not reported|