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Accident: 55186.015 - Employee Is Struck By Dump Truck And Is Killed

Accident: 55186.015 -- Report ID: 0420600 -- Event Date: 11/16/2013
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
950269.01511/18/2013Pepper Contracting Services, Inc.
AAt approximately 3:00 p.m. on November 16, 2013, Employee #1 was removing dirt that had covered a utility junction box with a shovel in a road construction wor k zone. While he removed the dirt off the utility junction box, a dump truck was about to receive the scrap dirt and milled concrete. The dump truck struck and ran over Employee #1. Employee #1 suffered crushing injuries from the truck, inc luding a ruptured colon, ruptured bladder, pelvic fractures, and bilateral pneum othoraces, killing him.
Keywords: construction vehicle, crushed, fracture, motor vehicle, pelvis, run over
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Highway, road, street Alteration or rehabilitation   X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 950269.015 33 M Fatality Construction laborers FallDist:
Cause: Site clearing and grubbing

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