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Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 129438.015 Event: 09/08/2020Employee Dies Of Heart Attack While Mowing Orchard
At 5:45 p.m. on September 8, 2020, an employee was mowing the orchard area with a brush hog. When the employee was found, he was near the brush hog, the tractor was off and in gear with PTO disengaged. The employee had a laceration to his r ight ear. It was determined that the employee had a myocardial infarction and fe ll and hit the mower deck.
Keywords: agriculture, heart attack, lawn mower
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1492456.015 Fatality Farmers, except horticultural

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