OSHA investigates after person dies on job site in Pamplico

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OSHA is investigating after a person died on a job site in Florence County.

Florence County Coroner Keith Von Lutcken said a person died on a job site on Tuesday morning on Pamplico Highway in Pamplico. The victim died while operating a concrete truck and an autopsy is scheduled for Thursday. 

Holly Beeson, with the SC Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation, said SC OSHA is investigating a workplace fatality that occurred around 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday. 

Beeson also said the employer is Concrete and Materials Placement. 

Investigations generally take at least eight weeks and SC OSHA looks for any violations that may have contributed to this incident, said Beeson. 

WBTW News13 reached out to the company and they declined to comment. 

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