TAMPA — A 27-year-old man died Friday after a piece of concrete fell and landed on him while he was working at Port Tampa Bay, deputies said.
Deputies responded to an incident at the port’s Terminal 6 about 6:42 a.m., according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office.
Workers were moving a concrete slab that weighed an estimated 3,000 pounds when a portion broke off and fell onto Brennen Wagoner, deputies said. Wagoner died at a local hospital.
Wagoner was an employee for Orion Marine Construction and the company was working to replace a seawall at the time of the accident, deputies said.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the incident.
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