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Livingston man dies in heavy equipment accident

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POLK COUNTY, TX (KTRE) -

A 25-year-old Livingston man died in a heavy equipment accident Monday, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office.

A press release stated that the Polk County Sheriff’s Office received a call about a dead man under a piece of heavy equipment. 

After the Onalaska Volunteer Fire Department responded to the scene to pull the victim from under the equipment, he was identified as Ricky Gonzalez. Pct. 3

Justice of the Peace Robert Johnson pronounced Gonzalez dead at the scene and ordered an autopsy.

“The case is being investigated as an accident,” the press release stated.

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