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Accident: 170715429 - One Employee Killed, One Injured In Highway Traffic Accident

Accident: 170715429 -- Report ID: 0950635 -- Event Date: 06/12/1992
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
At approximately 1:45 p.m. on June 12, 1992, Employee #1 was at a job site, involved in his regularly assigned job as a CLMW worker. The employee was standing in the bed of his crew's stake bed truck, assisting a coworker during a landscape weed loading operation. The landscape crew was parked on the 12 ft westbound shoulder of Freeway 91. Employee #2, the driver, was in the cab of the truck. The truck was approximately 200 ft east of Gore Point at the end of the Bloomfield on-ramp when it was struck from behind on the left rear side by another vehicle. At impact, Employee #1 was ejected from the truck bed and was run over by the vehicle. Employee #1 died at the scene. Employee #2 was transported to Long Beach Memorial Hospital, CA, by paramedics for treatment and medical observation. The coworker, who was loading from the right side, sustained no injuries.
Keywords: ejected, loading, highway, vehicle, collision, truck, struck by, run over, highway shoulder, truck driver
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 112134903 Fatality Other Occupation not reported
2 112134903 Hospitalized injury Other Occupation not reported

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