TOWN OF LEOLA, WI (WTAQ) - Federal workplace safety officials are among those investigating the death of an Adams County man.
Sheriff’s deputies said 26-year-old Robert Losey of Adams was working around a truck Friday, when a semi-trailer was backing up toward a nearby building and struck the victim.
Losey died at the scene. It happened along Third Avenue in the northern Adams County town of Leola, near Plainfield.
The sheriff’s department and medical examiner are investigating – and the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration is conducting its own probe.