Hutto, TX – 1 Killed in Industrial Accident on Tradesmens Park Dr
Hutto, TX (December 30, 2019) – One worker sadly lost their life in a work accident near Tradesmens Park Loop on Monday.
Just before 9:45 a.m., on December 30, authorities rushed to the scene of a workplace accident near the intersection of Tradesmens Park Loop and US Highway 79.
For reasons unknown, a male worker sustained fatal injuries in an industrial accident in this area. Investigations determined that a male was working in the area at Starfire Manufacturing when a large metal booth fell off a forklift and landed on top of the worker. Authorities responded to the scene and declared the victim deceased.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of the victim who lost his life in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Workplace Accidents in Texas
Workers across Texas are incurring fatal injuries at an alarming rate. Sadly, our state has the highest workplace fatality rate among all fifty states with more than 500 workers fatally injured annually. As you can imagine, working with construction machinery places the lives of workers at far greater risk than most other types of work. When victims are fatally injured in accidents on the job, it is imperative that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
Over the years, The Benton Law Firm has helped countless families get the justice and compensation they deserve after losing a loved one. Our workplace accident attorneys in Texas work diligently to ensure families recover the maximum amount of compensation attainable for lost wages, funeral services, and a plethora of other damages resulting from the tragic and unexpected death of a loved one. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to explore legal options available for you.
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