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Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201343134 Event: 03/05/2003Employee Killed When Caught Between Wrecker And Vehicle
An employee was attempting to recover an over-turned vehicle that was on a hill covered with ice and snow. He was hooking up the tow winch to the over-turned vehicle when the wrecker began sliding down the hill. He was caught between the wrecker and the vehicle and died.
Keywords: asphyxiated, caught between, slippery surface, tow truck, motor vehicle
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 306165929 Fatality Asphyxia Occupation not reported

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