Grove City Man Killed In Barkeyville Trucking Company Accident

April 5, 2013
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Authorities have identified the Grove City man who died on the job at a trucking company in the Barkeyville area.

48 year-old Gene Evanitz was pronounced dead Wednesday night shortly after he was transported to Grove City Medical Center.

The fatal accident occurred when a tractor-trailer was being backed toward a loading dock.  Evanitz was apparently pinned between the rig and the dock.

An investigation into the incident continues, but the death is being treated as accidental.

Evanitz was a graduate of Franklin  High School, and his mother lives in the Oil City area.

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