Man Killed After Oilfield Accident in Martin County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MARTIN COUNTY - Family and friends are mourning the loss of an 18-year-old man killed in an oilfield accident.

The accident happened Friday afternoon at the Mabee Ranch.

Police tell NewsWest 9, Daniel Scott Nagel was operating a forklift and unloading a doghouse on top of a semi-trailer.

Somehow Nagel got between the forklift and semi and was crushed between the two.

He died from internal bleeding from his injuries at the scene.

Nagel was from Spring, Texas.