ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, FLORIDA (December 19, 2016) – Curtis Popkey has been identified as the subcontractor killed in an accident at the I-4 Ultimate project on Monday, according to a local news source. (map)
In the second accident to happen at the construction site this year, Curtis Popkey was killed when a worker was attempting to move some heavy material with an excavator and dropped it onto Curtis Popkey.
Curtis was tragically pronounced dead at the scene. An investigation is ongoing to determine cause and liability. Popkey was working as a subcontractor for Central Florida Underground, which is one of several companies working on the Interstate 4 Ultimate project.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said an attorney from Lexton Law Firm “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.