Javier Jimenez Jr. Killed in Accident at Disneyland
Construction Worker Hit by Steel Plate in Fatal Anaheim Accident
Anaheim, CA (August 29, 2019) – Javier Jimenez, Jr., a construction worker, was killed while working around a trench at Disneyland. The fatal accident occurred on the morning of August 29, 2019.
The 38-year-old man was working around a trench when a piece of equipment accidentally hit a cross beam. The cross beam knocked down a large steel plate, which fell and hit the man.
The man was taken to UC Irvine hospital, where he later died. Jimenez worked for a contractor at Disneyland. The accident is under investigation by the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of Mr. Jimenez.