Rig worker killed in Converse Co. vehicle accident

By: AP
By: AP

Douglas, WY (AP) - Authorities say a 26-year-old Gillette man died when he was struck by a welding truck at a Converse County rig site.

The Converse County Sheriff's Office identified the victim as Nathan James Scott.

The sheriff's office says the accident was reported at 9:45 a.m. Saturday at the Cyclone Rig 33.

The office says fellow employees on site attempted CPR, but were unable to revive Scott.

The Casper Star-Tribune reports that the incident is under investigation.

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed


KGWN-TV 2923 E. Lincolnway Cheyenne, Wyoming 82001 307-634-7755 KSTF-TV 3385 N. 10th Street Gering, Nebraska 69341 308-632-7535
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 246065721 - kgwn.tv/a?a=246065721