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Accident: 201622495 - Employee Is Killed When Run Over By Dump Truck

Accident: 201622495 -- Report ID: 1054116 -- Event Date: 02/19/2008
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31087486202/20/20081794Klus Construction Of Oregon Inc
At approximately 10:40 a.m. on February 19, 2008, a construction firm was dumping gravel on a roadway. Employee #1 was walking up the road in front of a dump truck, flagging the truck to its destination. As the truck passed by Employee #1, he tried to jump onto the driver's side running board. He slipped and fell under the truck's dual rear wheels. Before the driver could stop, Employee #1 was run over and killed.
Keywords: wheel, jump on moving equip, flagman, crushed, truck, dump truck, run over
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Highway, road, street Other Under $50,000 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 310874862 Fatality Other Excavating and loading machine operators

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