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Accident: 882514 - Employee Killed When Pinned By Rolling Truck

Accident: 882514 -- Report ID: 0830100 -- Event Date: 04/22/1993
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10275626905/19/19937699Baltrush Construction Co.

At approximately 3:30 p.m. on April 22, 1993, Employee #1 was lowering the cab on a 1990 Freightliner cabover truck. The shifting lever did not line up correctly with the shifting linkage, which then engaged the transmission into low gear and caused the truck to move forward. At this time Employee #1 was moving from the passenger's side around to the driver's side of the truck. He was killed when he was pinned between the truck and the corner of a metal building.

Keywords: vehicle in gear, vehicle, pinned, work rules, caught between, truck, unmanned, gear, inattention

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 102756269 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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