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Oil Field Work Killed In Industrial Accident

Posted on Tuesday, September 27, 2011 3:10pm

A Kern County man is being identified as the victim of a fatal accident in a Ventura County oil field.

Oscar Zamudio of Bakersfield was working in a field outside of Ventura, near Manuel Canyon Road around 5 last night (9/26) when the accident occurred.

A team was working on an oil rig when a beam fell, pinning, and fatally injuring the 34 year old man.  Zamudio was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.

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