According to a recent article, a worker who was digging a cable line in Madera County was fatally injured as a result of an accident that happened Wednesday morning.
The man was working along Avenue 9 when he suddenly darted in front of traffic to capture a shovel that had been displaced. The man ended up being hit by an oncoming vehicle.
The California Highway Patrol is now investigating this accident and should have more details regarding the causes of the accident available soon. The man was declared dead at the scene.
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