DAVENPORT, IOWA (January 25, 2017) – Ronald Trich Jr has been identified as the worker killed in a cave in at the Lynwood Mining and Mineral Company on Wednesday, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 10:00 pm on Wednesday, at the Lynwood Mining and Mineral Company off of Front Street just outside of Buffalo. A cave in trapped at least one worker inside the mine, and emergency crews responded immediately.
Tragically, 52 year old Ronald Trich Jr was confirmed to have been killed as a result of the accident. The incident remains under investigation at this time to determine cause and liability in this accident.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys 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) 864-6664. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.