Listen Live on  
 

970 WFLA

Tampa Bay's News Radio
 
 

Deputies investigate fatal construction accident

 
Deputies investigate fatal construction accident
Posted August 21st, 2014 @ 8:08pm

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (970 WFLA) - Pinellas deputies are investigating a fatal construction accident that left a worker dead.

It happened at a business on the 3200 block of 74th Avenue North just before 4:00 p.m. Thursday.

Deputies say the worker is an employee of Woodruff and Sons Construction and was operating a roller that flipped on an embankment while backing up. 

Deputies say the worker was pinned under the metal roof and construction crews were eventually able to remove the equipment.

 

 

 

Recommended Stories

More from 970 WFLA

*