45-year-old man killed after steel beam strikes him and pins him between truck and pillar at construction zone on State Route 520 in Seattle, Washington

Modified Date: 
Tue, 06/22/2021 - 2:09am
Accident Date: 
Wednesday, June 2, 2021

Construction worker on SR 520 project killed in site accident

Crews were able to free the man from between the beam and the flatbed and began CPR before paramedics arrived at the scene.

State investigating death of Highway 520 construction worker pinned by huge beam

On-site workers were able to free the man before medics arrived, but the 45-year-old victim, whose identity was not immediately made public, died en route to a hospital, said Fire Department spokesperson Kristin Tinsley.

State Route 520

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