Earlier this month, a Waste Management worker was killed in a garbage truck accident at Boston’s Fenway Park. The workplace accident was reported at around 8:35am on the morning of September 4. Fire, police, and emergency medical services personnel reportedly responded to the call.
Emergency medical personnel found the truck accident victim near a loading dock staircase at Fenway Park. According to a report, the victim suffered severe injuries from being crushed. He also suffered from cardiac arrest and was taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
The fatal accident was being investigated by police and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
Man killed in garbage truck accident at Fenway Park, Boston Globe, September 4, 2009
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