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Blog- SA Man Killed in Workplace Accident

Lauren Quinones4 years ago

A San Antonio man was killed in a workplace accident Tuesday (November 27, 20120) when he was crushed by a loaded trailer.

More Information about the Industrial Park Accident

  • Martin Medellin, 48, was killed while working on a loaded trailer at Pro Logis Industrial Park near the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas.
  • According to a report by the San Antonio Express News, the man was welding legs to the bottom of a trailer loaded with 40,000 pounds of paper when the jack stand holding the trailer malfunctioned.
  • Employees reportedly tried to use jacks and forklifts to pry the trailer off the man, but the tools they used broke.
  • Paramedics attempted to revive Medellin, but he was eventually pronounced dead at the scene.

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