• May 10, 2023

Mauricio Roque Killed in Work Accident in Pecos, TX

Pecos, TX — November 30, 2022, Mauricio Roque was fatally injured due to a work accident that happened along County Road 404.

Right now, details about the incident are available from initial investigations conducted by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. The public details about the incident show that the incident happened at 289 County Road 404. The employer identified by OSHA is Lazy S Hot Shot Services, Inc.

Mauricio Roque Killed in Work Accident in Pecos, TX

The exact cause of the accident is not currently clear from the OSHA summary. Details suggest that 48-year-old Mauricio Roque was working at the time when an accident involving a forklift occurred. As a result, Roque sustained fatal injuries. It's also not clear if any other co-workers or workers from other employers were involved.

The OSHA incident report lists four alleged violations, three of which are labeled as "serious." The current recommended potential penalty appears to be $10,000. It's unclear what actions are being taken by officials, and the case status is said to be open. No further information is available at this time.


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