GALT (CBS13) – Cal/OSHA is investigating after an employee was killed while on the job at a Galt area business.
The incident happened around 5 a.m. Wednesday at Cal Waste Recovery Systems along Enterprise Court.READ MORE: Rices Fire Updates: Some Evacuation Orders Lifted As Crews Make Progress In Fire Fight
According to the Galt Police Department, an employee was backing up a loader when they struck another employee that they reportedly couldn’t see.READ MORE: FDA Recommends Changing Composition Of Covid-19 Vaccines For Use This Fall
That other employee was killed in the accident, police say.
The name of the employee killed has not been released at this point.MORE NEWS: After 43 Days On The Run, The Woman Accused Of Killing An Elite San Francisco Cyclist Was Captured In Costa Rica
Cal/OSHA will be investigating the incident. Officials note that they will be interviewing workers, but there will be no work stoppage at the facility.