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One Dead, Another Seriously Injured, After Construction Accident

One Dead, Another Seriously Injured, After Construction Accident

Baton Rouge, Louisiana – One worker died, and another was seriously injured, after an accident at a construction site at the 3000 block of North Sherwood Forest.

The accident happened last Friday, December 22nd, at about 4 p.m, when the elevator where they were, was hit by a beam.

Baton Rouge Police Department officer said: “The construction worker died of apparent head trauma”.

Deadly Scaffolding Accident

The 32 years old construction worker identified as Saustimo Aguirre, was pronounced dead at the scene. The other man was taken to the hospital.


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About The Author

John C. Merlino, ESQ.

John C. Merlino, ESQ.

John C. Merlino is a zealous legal voice for injured construction workers. A senior managing member of the firm, Mr. Merlino was born and raised in Brooklyn, to immigrant parents. Mr. Merlino learned the importance of educating our clients of their rights and being a strong-compassionate advocate. Mr. Merlino, along with his mentor William Schwitzer, are among the most respected Construction Site Accident Lawyers in the State of New York.