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Accident: 86096.015 - Employee Is Killed When Struck By Falling Concrete Block.

Accident: 86096.015 -- Report ID: 0626000 -- Event Date: 06/16/2016
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1155501.01506/16/2016Southern Crushed Concrete, Llc
At approximately 11:00 a.m. on June 16, 2016, an employee was relieving other em ployees on break. At this crushed concrete worksite, a concrete block or boulder approximately 70-in. by 69-in. rolled down from an approximate 20 ft platform a rea onto the employee, who was down below the platform. The boulder rolled stru ck the employee, pinning him under from the waist down on his left side for seve ral minutes. Several workers tried to pull the boulder off of the employee but were unable until a metal bar was used to lift the boulder off. The employee wa s rushed to the hospital, and the employee suffered from a fractured lower extre mity on the left side of his body. He was later pronounced dead from his injurie s.
Keywords: concrete block, crushing, falling object, struck by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1155501.015 51 M Fatality Laborers, except construction

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