San Antonio, TX – Worker Killed in Industrial Accident on W Hutchins Place
San Antonio, TX (October 18, 2019) – An early morning incident left one worker with fatal injuries.
At approximately 6 a.m. on October 18, emergency crews responded to the scene of a workplace accident in the 1500 block of West Hutchins Place. According to reports, a worker was utilizing a piece of heavy equipment. The worker turned the machinery on without realizing the machine was already in gear.
The machine moved forward and struck a second worker at the location. The worker sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost their life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Workplace Accidents in Texas
Every year, thousands of workers across Texas are injured on the job. Unfortunately, there are far too many instances where workers incur fatal injuries in these horrific accidents.
When workers are injured on the job, they often leave behind family members and friends who are devastated by their sudden and unexpected loss. When these individuals lose their lives, due to unsafe work conditions or negligence, it is crucial that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
Texas workplace accident attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have over two decades of experience fighting on behalf of families to ensure their legal rights are protected. Our skilled and knowledgeable attorneys are dedicated to helping families collect the maximum amount of compensation available for lost wages, medical expenses, funeral arrangements, and various other damages resulting from a loved one’s fatal accident. Contact our wrongful death attorneys in San Antonio at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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