Accident Report Detail
Accident: 55608.015 - Employee Operating Excavator Is Stung By Multiple Bees And D
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|951536.015||12/06/2013||United States Sugar Corporation|
At 12:00 p.m. on December 5, 2013, an employee was operating an excavator to rem ove lime residue from a pond. The employee struck a section of an abandon water pipe with the bucket of the excavator, which contained a hive of Africanized bee s. Resulting from multiple bee stings, the employee died from anaphylactic shock and cardiac arrest.