Dump Truck Accident Electrocutes & Kills Worker

November 4, 2015

A construction worker was killed when a dump truck struck a power line and electrocuted him, reports NewsOK.

Victor M. Ramirez Baltazar, 34, was standing at the rear of an asphalt paving machine while a dump truck was raising its bed to dump asphalt into the machine. The bed touched power lines overhead and Baltazar was electrocuted and thrown from the machine, a police report stated.