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Fatal Construction Accident on Staten Island

Fatal Construction Accident on Staten Island

Staten Island – A worker was struck by a load that fell off a crane at a construction site.

The accident happened on March 11 at around 4:20 p.m at Staten Island Asphalt at 356 Meredith Ave., Chelsea.

The victim was Antonio Veloso, 54, of New Jersey. The man was pronounced dead at the University Medical Center in West Brighton.

Flora Edwards, representative for Staten Island Asphalt said: “Please know that the Staten Island Asphalt family mourns the loss of our trusted employee and is fully cooperating with OSHA officials who are investigating this tragic accident.


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