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Worker Killed at Durham Grading Business Identified

Posted February 14, 2008 4:01 p.m. EST
Updated February 14, 2008 9:58 p.m. EST

— A worker was killed Thursday morning in a construction accident, police said.

Michael Wayne Paul Jr. 36, of 1015 Climbing Rose Turn in Cary, was crushed between a truck and a construction trailer at Brinley's Grading Services Inc., at 819 Ellis Road, police said. The accident happened shortly before 7:30 a.m. Thursday.

The Durham Police Department and the state Occupational Safety and Health Division were investigating the incident.