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Worker dies after traffic pole falls on him near West Valley intersection

Oct 14, 2022, 7:05 AM | Updated: 7:48 am
(File Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)...
(File Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
(File Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

PHOENIX – A man was killed when a traffic pole he was moving fell on him Thursday night on a West Valley street, authorities said.

Electrical contractor Brock Salveson, 47, died while unloading the pole for installation near Broadway and Miller roads, the Buckeye Police Department said.

Police said they don’t know what caused the pole to fall.

The intersection was shut down for the investigation.

No other details were made available.

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Worker dies after traffic pole falls on him near West Valley intersection