Excavator Attachment Disengages, Crushes Worker

Sept. 19, 2022

An excavator attachment used to lift pipes disengaged and fell on a worker, crushing him, according to local news reports.

The incident occurred in Brooklyn, where the 2,000-pound attachment came off the excavator’s stick as the worker was trying to attach it to the machine, according to reports.

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