July 30, 2014

BNSF worker dies in Wisconsin accident

SUPERIOR, Wis. — A BNSF employee was killed at a taconite facility Dec. 1, reports the Duluth News-Tribune.

Kelly Yadron, 43, “was found pinned between two steel beams beside a conveyer belt,” a Superior fire chief told the newspaper. He was a member of the Transportation Communications Union.

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the accident.