MIDLAND COUNTY, TX (KWES) - Earlier this week, we told you about an Odessa man who was killed when a crane fell on him at work.
Now, his wife has filed a lawsuit against the company he was working for.
The deadly accident happened Monday morning at a Bison Trucking location in Midland County.
A crane that was unloading counterweights from the 18 wheeler he drove.
That crane fell onto 58-year-old Eseciel Uballe and killed him.
Now, his wife has hired attorneys to hold bison trucking responsible.
They have filed a wrongful death lawsuit.
The attorneys say that, "this is a case where an employer failed to ensure the safety of its employees."
They also go on to say that Uballe's death was preventable.