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Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170133862 Event: 10/03/1994Employee Killed When Run Over By Dump Truck
At approximately 11:00 a.m. on October 3, 1994, Employee #1, of West Coast Logging, Jacksonville, OR, was hauling rock from a quarry. After his dump truck was loaded, he drove off the landing area and began to descend a road with an approximately 12 percent grade. For some reason, the truck began to gain speed. As the truck sped down the grade, Employee #1 jumped out of the truck and was run over by its left rear duals. He died at the scene.
Keywords: speeding, steep grade, dump truck, lost control, run over, truck driver
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 123751307 Fatality Other Timber cutting and logging occupations

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