Crash Report – Port Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL
Report ID: 2022 Nov. 16
OFFICER ID#: Unknown
Traffic Unit 1: Worker
Traffic Unit 2: Forklift
Vehicle Damage (If Any): No
Property Damage (other than vehicles): Unknown
Road Surface Condition: Dry
Manner of Crash Impact (Single Vehicle, Angle, Left Turn, Rear-End, Head-On, Sideswipe, U-Turn, Other, Unknown): From Above
Location of Pedestrian/Cyclist (If Any): Port Tampa Bay
A forklift operator killed a coworker yesterday when 2 packs of lumber fell on the coworker in Port Tampa Bay. At 11a.m., the forklift operator braked and the two packs fell. The man was killed by the second pack which fell on top of him. The worker was hospitalized but was pronounced dead at the hospital. The OSHA Washington D.C. office is running the investigation and encourages those with information to reach out to (202) 693-4676.
The information provided above came from the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office. It is simply a sample and is NOT an official document.