List and Sell Your Equipment  /  Dealer Login  /  Create Account

Brookfield Man Dies at Zoo Interchange Construction Site

The accident involved machinery, and the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Mon March 02, 2015 - National Edition
Construction Equipment Guide

MILWAUKEE (AP) - A man has died after a construction accident at the site of the Zoo Interchange project in Milwaukee.

The Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office says the accident happened before 8 a.m. on Saturday near Interstate 94 and 91st Street.

Few other details were released, but authorities identified the victim as 33-year-old Ryan Calkins of Brookfield. They say the accident involved machinery, and Calkins was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities say the sheriff’s office criminal investigation unit is looking into the accident, along with the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office.

Today's top stories

Is Your Equipment Fleet Ready for Winter?

CM Labs' Heavy Equipment Simulators Provide Innovative Solution for Addressing Construction Skilled Labor Shortage

Southway Rebuilding Historic Lexington Market in Downtown Baltimore

OTR Introduces NDX Tire, Wheel System Featuring 'Tire That Never Goes Flat'

Work On Hampden Bridge Bundle Proceeds

New Train Station in Coatesville, Pa., May Help Boost City West of Philadelphia

Taxpayers to Save Money in New Road Deal for Ga.'s Fort Gordon

La. Gov. Edwards, Lawmakers Sparring Over Superdome Renovations

ceg-logo ceg-logo ceg-logo ceg-logo ceg-logo