Worker Dies in Construction Mishap at Alabama School

June 4, 2008

A construction worker was killed in an accident at Jacksonville, Ala. High School.

According to Calhoun County Coroner Patrick Brown, the worker died June 2 when a piece of heavy equipment overturned and landed on him.

The man’s name was withheld.

School officials said the worker was part of a crew finishing work on a site to build a junior high academy next to the high school.

Brown said the investigation would be conducted by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

Information from: The Anniston Star,

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