Industrial Worker Dead in Truck Crash near South Western Avenue
LOS ANGELES, CA (August 4, 2022) – Tuesday morning, authorities said a work accident on West 81st Street claimed the life of a male worker.
The incident happened at around 9:45 a.m. at the 1400 block of West 81st Street.
The man was unloading a skid steer loader from a truck when the machine fell on top of him and he got trapped underneath. Emergency responders arrived at the scene shortly after and found that the man had sustained fatal injuries. Medics pronounced the worker dead at the scene. Authorities are withholding the victims identity pending notification of next of kin.
At this time, no further details are available about the work accident on West 81st Street. Los Angeles Officials are continuing to investigate the incident and ask anyone with more information to call them as soon as possible.
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