Man dies after being trapped on construction site



A man has died after being injured while working on a bridge construction site, the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office said.

According to SCSO, the man was on the new bridge construction site on Fite Road Saturday when he became trapped between two pieces of equipment.

When first responders got to the scene, the man’s injuries were too severe and he was pronounced dead on the scene.

SCSO is currently conducting a death investigation. 

The victim worked for the Ford Construction out of Dyersburg, Tennessee. The company is cooperating with investigators.

The man's identity is being withheld pending the notification of his family.