An Orem man died Tuesday after being crushed by a Geneva Rock dump truck.
Glen Averett, 55, 15 S. Eighth West, was working at 4525 North, east of Canyon Road, at 11:10 a.m. when the truck, driven by a co-worker, backed over him. He was taken to Utah Valley Regional Medical Center, where he died at 12:30 p.m.Investigators believe the accident was the result of operator error. No charges have been filed against the worker who drove the truck.
Averett had reportedly worked for Geneva Rock for 20 years, achieving the status of supervisor.