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OSHA, EPSO investigating fatal worksite accident


Last updated 11/23/2021 at 2:23pm

Karin Hill

Numerous construction vehicles such as this line the side of Wayfarer Drive in The Glen neighborhood, where a man reportedly died after accidentally being run over.

A man reportedly was killed by heavy machinery during an accidental workplace accident along Wayfarer Drive near The Glen neighborhood on Nov. 16.

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call reporting the accident at 11:44 a.m. The caller said a worker at a commercial construction site in the 7000 block of Wayfarer Drive in Security-Widefield had been run over by a vehicle.

"When EPSO Patrol Division deputies and members of the Security Fire Department arrived on scene, they discovered an unresponsive adult male with serious injuries to his head," Sgt. Jason Garrett said. "Sadly...

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