Industrial Accident At Border Steel, Sidney

On Aug. 13, the Richland County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call regarding an industrial accident that had occurred at Border Steel located SE of Sidney.

Emergency responders arrived on scene and determined that an employee had been inadvertently run over by a trailer being towed by a commercial truck.

The employee, James Dean McRae, 61, sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

This matter is still under investigation. The Richland County Sheriff’s staff extends their sincere sympathies to Jim’s family, co-workers and friends. Also, they extend their appreciation to all the agencies that responded to and/or assisted with the investigation of this tragic event.


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