- Associated Press - Wednesday, October 8, 2014

CORRECTIONVILLE, Iowa (AP) - Authorities have released the name of a construction worker killed after he was pinned under a piece of equipment in northwest Iowa.

Maj. Todd Wieck with the Woodbury County Sheriff’s Office says 49-year-old Daniel Lewis Uhl, of Anthon, was killed Tuesday at a construction site near Correctionville.

Uhl was at the site when a large piece of “earth-moving equipment” pinned him. He was airlifted to a Sioux City hospital but was pronounced dead before the helicopter landed.

The Sioux City Journal reports (https://bit.ly/1oRTZ2w ) the circumstances of the death are under investigation.

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Information from: Sioux City Journal, https://www.siouxcityjournal.com

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