Construction worker dies on site of new Allsup's

Construction worker dies on site of new Allsup's

Fritch, TX - A man is dead after a construction accident in Fritch. OSHA is now investigating the death of 63-year-old Juan Castaneda.

It happened around 2:00 Tuesday afternoon at 206 East Broadway where workers were building a new Allsups.


According to the Fritch Police Department, while installing fuel tanks a worker was crushed by dirt walls and the fuel tanks.

The man was declared dead at the scene. 

Construction has been shut down until the investigation is complete.