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Worker Dies After Construction Accident in Texas

Worker dies after construction accident in Texas

Williamson County, Texas – A construction worker died while working in a gas pipeline construction at the west of Georgetown.

The accident happened on Saturday evening at about 5:00 p.m, when inexplicably, worker was struck by a construction machine.

Robert Chody, Sheriff of Williamson County, said that a piece of heavy equipment used to flatten surfaces, struck the worker, causing bleeding around his head, but did not run over him.

The victim was Jose de Jesus Diaz-Valenzuela, 38, from the Dallas area. Diaz-Valenzuela was pronounced dead at the scene, according to authorities. Officials said OSHA has been notified about the accident.


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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.