Worker killed in accident at Kansas Garmin construction site
Nov. 27, 2017
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — Olathe fire officials say a contractor died when a pipe ruptured at the site of a Garmin expansion plant in Olathe.
Olathe Fire Capt. Mike Hall said the person who died was working on a high-pressure valve Monday afternoon when it ruptured. He said the rupture occurred near a loading dock area of a warehouse.
No other injuries were reported.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration and Olathe police are investigating the incident.