Man dies in wood chipper accident in Iowa

Byron Mayeux, 28, died after an accident with a wood chipper in davenport Iowa. Byron was chipping branches working for Milan-based Acadian Tree Service. He somehow was caught and pulled through the chipper.

Update: OSHA determined that Acadian Tree Service failed to provide a safe and healthy work environment for Mayeux. The violation type was listed as serious and the company was fined $1,500.

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