One Injured in a Construction Zone Accident at Von Karman Avenue Near John Wayne Airport in Irvine

One Injured in a Construction Zone Accident at Von Karman Avenue Near John Wayne Airport in Irvine

ON July 28, 2017

One injured in construction zone in Irvine

According to, a construction worker was injured in a construction site Saturday afternoon at Von Karman Avenue near John Wayne Airport in Irvine.

At approximately at 2:12p.m. Sunday, the Orange County Fire Authority responded to an accident at the high-rise office building in Irvine located at 18000 Von Karman Avenue near John Wayne Airport.

The authorities arrived to find a construction worker that had been impaled with a metal rod in his head, according to the article.

The Orange County Fire Authority worked to cut the metal rod and transported the victim to a nearby hospital in a serious condition, sources said.

Furthermore, authorities report a worker was carrying a metal rod when he lost control of it and dropped it under a worker below.

The authorities have identified the victim of the accident as to be in mid-to-late 40s.

The name of the victim was not mentioned in the article, pending the notification of next-of-kin.

It is unclear if any criminal activities were involved in the factor of the accident but the authorities have not ruled them out, the source reported.

This accident remains under investigation and further details will be updated as they are available.

From the May Firm, we extend our deepest condolences to the families affected by this tragic incident.  We pray that they may find peace during this time.

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