UPDATE: Odessa Man Killed in Midland County Industrial Accident - KWES NewsWest 9 / Midland, Odessa, Big Spring, TX: newswest9.com |

UPDATE: Odessa Man Killed in Midland County Industrial Accident

MIDLAND COUNTY, TX (KWES) -

An Odessa man is dead following a deadly industrial accident in Midland.

The accident happened around 11:15 a.m. at Bison Trucking along Highway 191, west of FM 1788, on Monday morning.

Authorities tell NewsWest9, a crane was offloading counter weights from Eseciel Uballe's 18-wheeler when witnesses said the crane tipped away from the truck and fell on its side in the area where Uballe was standing.

We're told the crane struck equipment and material below, pinning Uballe.

Authorities say Uballe was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other details were reported.

We're told foul play is not suspected and OSHA will be conducting their own investigation.

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