Tag - Fatal accident at Gilbert Public Safety Training Facility

Gilbert, AZ – Mario Padilla Killed in Construction Accident at Pecos Rd

Gilbert, AZ (October 16, 2019) – A work accident at a safety training center in Gilbert has left one man dead. The accident occurred at the Gilbert Public Safety Training Facility on Power Road near Pecos Road, according to police. A piece of construction equipment had tipped over and fallen on a construction worker at the site, causing serious injuries. The worker, Mario Torres Padilla, 70, was pinned under the equipment when rescue units arrived. Crews tried to save Padilla, but he [...]