Scott Ramsey Killed When Vehicle Falls Down Mountainside
PG&E Employee Dies in Fatal Balch Camp Incident
Balch Camp, CA (November 9, 2020) – A PG&E employee was killed in a crash in Balch Camp. The fatal accident occurred on the afternoon of November 9 near the Kings River.
Scott Ramsey, 48, of Auberry, was driving a commercial telescoping forklift boom on a narrow road at low speeds. The right-side wheels lost contact and the vehicle overturned. It fell 150 feet down a cliff and landed near the Kings River.
Several contractors used ropes and climbing gear to get to Ramsey. He was airlifted to Balch Camp, where he later died.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of Scott Ramsey.