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Accident: 14400493 - Employee Killed When Struck By Crane Boom

Accident: 14400493 -- Report ID: 0626300 -- Event Date: 11/06/1985
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10025095011/12/19851623M E Hicks Utility Contractors Inc
Employee #1, a 19-year-old laborer, was standing on the bank of an excavation into which a crane was lowering a 3-ton section of 54 inch, 45 degree angle sewer pipe. The crane tipped under the load and fell forward. Its point section struck Employee #1, pinning him beneath the boom. He was killed.
Keywords: crane boom, pinned, overloaded, construction, crushed, struck by, crane, overturn
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 100250950 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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