MORGAN COUNTY, INDIANA (December 12, 2016) – A construction worker killed in an accident at the Eagle Valley IPL Power Plant was identified as Rickey A. Brewer, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 3:30 pm at the Eagle Valley IPL Power Plant in the 4000 block of Blue Bluff Road. Rickey A. Brewer, a 50 year old male ironworker, was struck in the head by an I-Beam after a rigging device failed.
Rickey A. Brewer was tragically pronounced dead at the scene. This is the second accident this year at the facility, with an IPL contractor suffering fatal injures while working in March. The investigation into this newest incident is ongoing.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law, a personal injury 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.