MASSILLON, OHIO (October 30, 2017) – A man delivering equipment to a construction site was killed in a tragic accident on Monday, according to a local news source. (map)
71 year old Robert David Halter was delivering equipment to a construction site on Monday morning, at a museum site in Massillon. Robert was fastening chains onto a semi truck when the driver pulled away abruptly, pinning Robert underr the wheel.
Emergency responders extricated Robert Halter from beneath the semi truck, but he was tragically pronounced dead a short time later. The accident remains under open investigation at this time to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”