‘Lorry had brake issues’

Bradwell Skips on Baker Street, Attercliffe where a man was crushed by a skip

Bradwell Skips on Baker Street, Attercliffe where a man was crushed by a skip

A man who was hit by a lorry at a Sheffield skip firm’s yard died in hospital after his pelvis was crushed, an inquest into his death was told.

David Evans, aged 60, of Shirecliffe Road, Pitsmoor, was taken to hospital after a ‘hook loader’ lorry on which he was performing maintenance started moving and hit him at about 6am on April 25 last year, jurors heard.

A Sheffield inquest yesterday heard evidence about the incident, which happened at Bradwell Skip Services in Baker Street, Attercliffe.

 

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