OROVILLE, CALIFORNIA (June 1, 2017) – At least one man was killed in a heavy equipment accident on Black Bart Road on Thursday, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 12:45 pm on Black Bart Road, near the Harris Quarry. A heavy loader lost control and rolled down a hill, trapping its operator inside before catching on fire.
The operator of the equipment was tragically killed in the accident. Their identity has not yet been released, but the investigation into the accident is ongoing at this time.
“The thoughts and prayers of everyone at our firm are with the family and friends of the victim in this terrible accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm.
We at Lexton Law Firm extend our sincerest and deepest sympathies to the family of the victim in this tragic accident. We are so sorry for your loss. While we do handle personal injury cases, we write these blogs as an informative measure, to alert families that they may have a wrongful death claim. Choosing an attorney is a personal decision, and one we respect entirely. With decades of experience in the field of accidents, we are prepared to handle everything for you so that you do not have to worry about anything during this time of mourning. Gathering police and coroner’s reports, talking with insurance companies, and filing claims on your behalf are just some of the duties we would like to take off your shoulders. If you are interested, please call us today at (877) 864-6664. We are here to help you.