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.