Yesterday, a construction worker was killed while working in the Bridgeland subdivision in Cypress, Texas. According to preliminary reports, the victim was working near heavy machinery when he was struck by a falling piece of equipment. The impact caused the victim to fall into the nearby 15-foot trench.
The Cy-Fair Fire Department quickly arrived to the scene and tried to rescue the construction worker who was pinned between the trench wall and a concrete culvert. Eventually, firefighters pronounced the victim dead at the scene.
If you or someone you know has been injured or killed at a construction site, contact an attorney at Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Agosto, Aziz & Stogner by calling (713) 222-7211 or toll free at 713-222-7211.