Man killed in machinery accident


By Hannah Myers - [email protected]



Hannah Myers | Jefferson Post Two wreckers were brought to the scene of the accident.


CRUMPLER —An Ashe County man was killed on Thursday, Aug. 27 after an accident involving a motor grader.

The accident occurred at approximately 3 p.m at 3190 Island Ford Road in Crumpler.

According to officials, the motor grader was driving on an embankment that gave way causing the accident.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

No additional information is available at this time.

Hannah Myers can be reached at 336-846-7164 or on Twitter @cmedia_hmyers.

Hannah Myers | Jefferson Post Two wreckers were brought to the scene of the accident.
http://jeffersonpost.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/web1_IMG_5352.jpgHannah Myers | Jefferson Post Two wreckers were brought to the scene of the accident.

By Hannah Myers

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