Accident Report Detail
Accident: 202685772 - Employee Is Struck By Garbage Truck, Sustains Head Injuries
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|316666445||10/22/2012||4953||Lwc Disposal Inc|
On October 12, 2012, Employee #1, with Lwc Disposal Inc., was struck by a civilian pick-up truck while he was in the process of collecting trash. Employee #1 was wearing reflective clothing. According to police, the pick-up truck driver, a coworker, was driving on a suspended license. The truck was being driven 69 mph in a 30 mph speed zone, and the tags on the vehicle were expired. Employee #1 was hit and dragged approximately 100 feet. According to police, there was no blood in evidence. Employee #1 was transported to the hospital for suspected internal and head injuries.
|1||316666445||Hospitalized injury||Other||Garbage collectors|