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Accident: 201078243 - Employee Is Injured When Struck By A Vehicle, Died

Accident: 201078243 -- Report ID: 0950632 -- Event Date: 08/17/2012
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31534595908/20/20129223Calipatria State Prison
At approximately 10:48 a.m. on August 17, 2012, Employee #1 an inmate of Calipatria State Prison was performing a maintenance detail on an Off Reservation Work removing litter and debris from the States right of way. A civilian vehicle while performing their assigned duties struck the employee and a coworker. The assigned location was along State Highway 8 eastbound at Dunaway Road, just west of the overcrossing. A civilian vehicle heading eastbound on Highway 8 drifted off the road and struck the employees. The vehicle struck one coworker on the left arm with the vehicles mirror, resulting in a contusion, the vehicle then struck Employee #1 resulting in a fatal injury. The employee was pronounced dead at the scene.
Keywords: highway, maintenance, vehicle, struck by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 315345959 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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