New Mexico Oilfield Worker Killed
Tragic events lead to an oilfield worker in New Mexico when he was killed Thursday in an accident involving a truck, according to KOB-TV.
Brian Scruggs, 19, apparently became trapped between a semi-tractor and the sub-structure of the rig while working on a oilfield site west of Jal, N.M., KOB reported. The oilfield was on State Road 128.
EMTs at the scene were not able to revive Scruggs.
Authorities are investigating the death of this young man. Cause of death are pending the investigation and an autopsy will be performed on Scruggs.