Crane Accidents

Critically Injured Mechanic


Thousand Oaks, California

A 44-year-old Ventura man was in extremely critical condition after a tractor engine suspended on a crane struck his head at a Westlake housing construction site Thursday afternoon.

Samuel Brewer, a mechanic with Agoura-based Ebensteiner Inc., was working under a D-10 Caterpillar tractor at the site, near Bridgegate Street and Thornhill Avenue, said Joe Luna, a spokesman for the Ventura County Fire Department.

Update: Tractor Mechanic Dies of Head Injuries.

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