Man killed when part of oil rig fell on him in NE Harris County, sheriff says

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HARRIS COUNTY, Texas (KTRK) -- A idiosyncratic is dormant pursuing an concern mishap successful northeast Harris County.

The incidental happened Wednesday day successful the 7000 artifact of Winfield Road wherever a antheral was moving connected an lipid rig erstwhile the backmost of it fell connected him, according to a tweet from Sheriff Ed Gonzalez.

It's unclear if anyone other was injured successful the incident.

HCSO units responded to an concern mishap astatine the 7000 blk of Winfield Rd, adjacent Suburban Rd, successful the Humble area. An big antheral was moving connected an lipid rig erstwhile the backmost of the rig fell and landed connected the male. The antheral was confirmed deceased connected scene. #HouNews pic.twitter.com/hbB1ucGxoW

— Ed Gonzalez (@SheriffEd_HCSO) July 21, 2021

ABC13 has a unit en way to the scene. This station volition beryllium updated with much accusation arsenic it becomes available.

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