Construction Accident

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Construction Worker Killed, Trapped Under Rubble In Floor Collapse

“When we arrived his coworkers were in the process of trying to get him out from underneath a large, extremely large and very heavy first floor collapse,”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2015

A group of rescuers stand by as the body of a Leland Rumph is removed from a collapsed trench. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Crews Finally Recover Body From Collapsed Trench In Grosse Pointe Woods

The body of Leland Rumph was removed from the trench two days after he was killed while digging a sewer line.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2014

A worker carries plank to help in recovery of man killed in a trench collapse. (credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ)

Crews Dig For Body In Grosse Pointe Woods Trench Collapse

Crews in Grosse Pointe Woods were still working to recover the body of a construction company owner a day after he was buried in a trench collapse.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2014


No Charges In Construction Worker’s Death On I-94

Prosecutors have decided against bringing charges in a Michigan construction worker’s death along I-94 last year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2013

Construction Worker Dead After Being Struck By Car

A construction worker is dead after being hit by a car on I-94 near 12 mile in St. Clair Shores.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2012

(WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Worker Falls Through Roof At Bloomfield Construction Site

A construction worker was taken to the hospital after falling 12 feet at a site in Bloomfield Township.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/17/2012

Worker, 57, Killed By Excavator At Park Identified

The identity of a man from Marshall who was killed in a heavy equipment accident while working on a creek restoration project at a park in Ann Arbor has been released.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/23/2011

Man Killed In Ann Arbor Construction Accident

A man working on a creek restoration project at a park in Ann Arbor was killed when another member of his crew backed over him with a crane.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/20/2011

Man Critical After Crashing Into Construction Equipment

State Police say 41-year-old Martin Kniespeck was westbound on I-94 near Nine Mile Road around 1 a.m. Tuesday when his car drove onto the left shoulder and hit an unoccupied construction vehicle.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/31/2011

Orion Twp. Fatal Accident at construction site.

Police Identify Driver Killed In Construction Accident

Police have identified the man killed in the early morning accident as a 35-year-old, Auburn Hills resident, who is an illegal alien from Mexico City, Mexico.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2011