Mark Odle, 61, Fatally Struck by Tractor at Monterey Mushrooms Royal Oaks Facility
MONTEREY COUNTY (July 23, 2018) – A construction accident left a worker dead Monday morning at Monterey Mushrooms Royal Oaks Facility, according to a local news source.
The fatality was identified as 61-year-old Mark Donald Odle, of Aromas.
The incident occurred at precisely 11:01 a.m. on Monday, triggering the arrival of the California Occupational Safety and Health.
Deadly Workplace Accident in Monterey County, July 23
As per the article, Odle was working on a machine and for reasons still under investigation, he was run over by a tractor front end loader. The impact from the tractor caused fatal injuries to Odle, officials said.
At this time, Cal/OSHA is investigating the case. The exact circumstances that led to the deadly incident is still being determined.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, our prayers, and condolences to the family members of Mr. Mark Odle as they search for peace and comfort.
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