SANTA TERESA, NEW MEXICO (December 12, 2016) – A worker suffered a fatal accident at a wind blade storage site in southern New Mexico on Monday, according to a local news source. (map)
A worker, identified as possibly being in his 50s, was working at the Arizona-based TPI Composites Inc. wind blade storage site in Santa Teresa. Around 12:30 pm, the worker was crushed by a heavy steel block.
The man was tragically pronounced dead as a result of his injuries. The investigation is ongoing into the tragic accident at this time to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law, a personal injury law firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
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.