Man killed in construction accident near Pinson identified

Man dies in construction accident in Pinson
Published: Mar. 10, 2022 at 8:14 AM CST|Updated: Mar. 11, 2022 at 8:58 AM CST
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PINSON, Ala. (WBRC) - Authorities responded to a deadly construction accident in the Pinson area.

The incident happened just before 7 a.m. on March 10 in the Innsbrook subdivision on Brandi Circle near Morgan Drive.

When Jefferson County Sherriff’s deputies arrived on scene, it appeared that the supports of a concrete truck with a boom extension sunk into the mud, causing the extension to swing around and strike a worker at the scene. The 42-year-old man died at the scene.

The Jefferson County Coroner identified the victim as Eleazar Rivera Coronado.

Detectives are conducting a full investigation into the circumstances surrounding this accident.

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