According to the Democrat and Chronicle, Aaron L. Wellman was attempting to drive a pavement roller onto a flatbed trailer when the pavement roller fell from the trailer and overturned.
Officials responded to the scene shortly after 5:30 am and found Wellman unresponsive. Wellman was rushed to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The incident remains under investigation
The following information was provided by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA):