By Bay City News—
A worker who was killed Thursday when a piece of heavy equipment
fell on him at a construction and equipment dealership in San Leandro was
identified by the Alameda County coroner's bureau today as 48-year-old John
Jacini of Castro Valley.
Mechanic Killed in Accident at Volvo Construction Equipment]
The incident occurred around 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Volvo
Construction Equipment & Services at 1944 Marina Blvd., according to Alameda
County fire spokeswoman Aisha Knowles.
Jacini, a field service technician, was working under a front-end
wheel loader that had been lifted up onto support stands when the equipment
slipped and fell onto him, California Department of Occupational Safety and
Health spokesman Peter Melton said.
Fire crews responded and found Jacini crushed beneath the
equipment. He was pronounced dead at the scene, Knowles said.
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