Road equipment rolls, killing worker in Benton County

Oregon

A piece of road construction equipment rolled over in the Hells Canyon area

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PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A piece of road construction equipment rolled over, killing an operator on Friday afternoon in Benton County, deputies said.

An investigation has been launched into the accident which happened around 12:30 p.m. in the Hells Canyon area.

The operator’s identity has not been released.

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