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  • TDOT Worker Suffers Minor Injuries In Crash
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. - A Tennessee Department of Transportation worker was not seriously hurt after his HELP truck was struck on Interstate 40. The incident happened shortly before 11 a.m. Monday on I-40 westbound at mile marker 220. TDOT officials said he was...
  • Crash flips vehicle, injures Cleveland city worker
    CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Three people were taken to hospitals early Sunday after a two-vehicle crash on the city's East Side, police say. One of the people injured was a city worker in a truck painting lines on the shoulder of Interstate 90 near East 55th Street...
  • Worker dies in accident at Nucor in Decatur, police say
    A worker has died in an accident at Nucor Steel in Decatur, Decatur Police Department Spokeswoman Emily Long said. Decatur Police and Decatur Fire and Rescue responded to a 4:15 p.m. call about an industrial accident at Nucor Steel on Iverson Boulevard in...
  • Construction worker falls to his death in day’s second fatal accident
    A building at 401 9th Ave in Manhattan where a construction worker fell to his death.Robert Miller Two construction workers fell – one fatally – at an under-construction building development in Manhattan’s Hudson Yards on Thursday, hours after...
  • 2 Construction Workers Die in Separate Accidents Hours Apart in Manhattan: DOB
    Two construction workers died in separate falls hours apart in Manhattan Thursday, officials said. The Department of Buildings said it is investigating the accidents in the Financial District and midtown that left a father of five and a 45-year-old man...
  • Accident Investigation: Workers Seriously Injured at ExxonMobil Refinery
    On Nov. 22, 2016, workers at the ExxonMobil Baton Rouge, La. refinery were preparing isobutane equipment for maintenance. A spare isobutane pump needed to be placed into service. So, two operators set to work to replace the pump currently in operation.
  • City worker hurt in early-morning crash on Shoreway
    CLEVELAND -- A worker with the City of Cleveland went to the hospital early Sunday morning after being injured in a crash on the Shoreway. It happened around 4 a.m. between the East 55th Street and MLK exits. Police say a car carrying four people slammed...
  • Toll Worker Killed in Hit-and-Run Accident Identified
    A tollway worker killed in a hit-and-run accident in Alsip Monday has been identified as a 48-year-old suburban man. David M. Schwarz, of Monee, was fatally struck by a semi-trailer while collecting debris with another worker on the shoulder of the Tri...
  • Construction worker dies in Midtown when equipment falls on him
    A construction worker was killed Friday in an accident in the 1100 block of West Peachtree Street NW in Midtown, Atlanta police said. “It appears that a piece of construction equipment may have fallen on the victim,” police spokesman Donald Hannah said.
  • Amazon employee killed in forklift accident at Indiana facility
    PLAINFIELD, Ind. -- Police are investigating a forklift accident that left an employee dead Sunday at Amazon’s fulfillment center in Plainfield, Indiana. The accident happened at about 2:30 p.m. at the facility at 800 Perry Road. Plainfield Police...