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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 106985.015 Event: 06/22/2018Employee Is Electrocuted
On June 22, 2018, Employee #1, owner of the company, was backing up his dump tru ck to dump a load of debris with its dump bed extended in the raised position, w hen the bed made contact with high voltage overhead power lines. The employee w as electrocuted as he tried to exit the truck cabin. He was pronounced dead at the construction site.
Keywords: backing up, dump truck, dump truck bed, electrocuted, overhead power line, struck against
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1325407.015 Fatality Occupation not reported

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