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Accident: 200001543 - Employee Killed When Concrete Truck Overturned

Accident: 200001543 -- Report ID: 0728500 -- Event Date: 01/21/2003
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30538832401/21/20033273Fordyce Concrete Co., Inc.
Employee #1, the driver of a concrete truck, was pulling forward down a dirt ramp which was approximately 50 ft long by 14 ft wide with an approximate drop of 6 ft. The right front steering tire of the concrete truck rolled off the right side of the ramp causing the truck to overturn. The roof of the truck collapsed and Employee #1 was killed by mechanical asphyxia.
Keywords: roof collapse, asphyxiated, roof, concrete truck, ramp, roll-over, construction, concrete, overturn
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 305388324 Fatality Asphyxia Truck drivers, heavy

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