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Accident: 200532711 - Employee Is Killed When Waste Vehicle Overturns

Accident: 200532711 -- Report ID: 0751910 -- Event Date: 10/29/2008
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31276810410/31/20084952City Of Red Oak
At approximately 1:40 p.m. on October 29, 2008, Employee #1 was driving an Ag-Gator waste haulage vehicle along an elevated berm. Employee #1 was going to spread waste, as fertilizer, on a field. The vehicle left the road and overturned. Employee #1 was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. Autopsy results showed cause of death to be positional asphyxia with heart disease as another significant medical condition.
Keywords: cardiovasc system, heart, asphyxiated, cardiovasc disease, overturn
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 312768104 Fatality Other Water and sewage treatment plant operators

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