Freak accident in Ossining claims the life of a sanitation worker
A freak accident in Ossining claimed the life of a village sanitation worker Wednesday.
According to police, 24-year-old John Rodrigues fell off his truck and hit his head. He was later pronounced dead at a local hospital. To honor Rodrigues, the village lowered its flags to half-staff. Grief counselors were also brought in for Rodrigues? co-workers.
Sanitation collection was canceled for the rest of the day after the accident. It is expected to resume Thursday.