Construction worker killed in Manor while installing drainage pipes

Armando Juarez died while he was working in the 12400 Block of Gregg Manor Road.
Armando Juarez died while he was working in the 12400 Block of Gregg Manor Road. (Courtesy: Manor PD)

MANOR, Texas (KXAN) — A 24-year-old construction worker died while working at the Las Entradas construction site in Manor on Wednesday.

Manor police said the accident happened around 11:20 a.m. in the 12400 block of Gregg Manor Road as crews were putting storm water drainage pipes in. Armando Juarez, of Mexico, died when a bucket from an excavator fell off its hinge and fell on him.

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is working with the Manor Police Department to investigate the workplace death.

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