Inspection: 1371368.015 - Glenn'S 24 Hr. Towing Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Appleton
Glenn'S 24 Hr. Towing Inc.
Ashwaubenon, WI 54304
3157 Cottage Road, Green Bay, WI 54304
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 488410/Motor Vehicle Towing
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 01/15/2019
At 1:33 pm, on January 11, 2019, a 31-year-old employee of Glenn's 24 Hour Towin g Inc. was preparing a disabled 2007 International boom truck for towing. The d isabled truck had lost a wheel and was stopped on the East side of Interstate 41 N by the Oneida St exit in Green Bay, WI. A 4 inch by 6 inch by 18 inch block of wood the employee was using to help lift the truck axel shot into the center lane of US Hwy 41N and the employee went to retrieve it. The employee was struc k by a 2000 Chevrolet Impala LS that was traveling at highway speeds and was una ble to avoid contact. Weather conditions were clear and the road surface was dr y. The employee was wearing a black heavy weight sweatshirt with reflective mat erial. The employee suffered multiple traumatic injuries when struck by the auto mobile traveling at highway speed.
Keywords:motor vehicle, struck by, tow truck
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