Crane Accident Kills Wetumpka Man

A Wetumpka man is dead after an unusual accident just outside of Prattville. It happened around 8:30 Wednesday morning at the Red Bluff Sand and Gravel Company on U.S. Highway 31. Witnesses say Tommy Ellis was killed when the crane he was operating flipped over while moving a large pump.

Company officials tell WSFA 12 News that Tommy Ellis was a supervisor at the facility.

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