Family, Friends Remember Victim Of Trench Collapse
LEX 18 News
The Mason man killed in a trench collapse in Morrow on Thursday is being remembered for the life he lived.
Zach Hess, 25, was killed at a work site in the Woodlands at Morrow subdivision. He was working in a trench when it caved in, burying him about 25 feet underground.
Hess’ mother, Cindy Hess, says her son was a sweet boy who grew up into a handsome man with a beautiful spirit.
Cindy Hess said he loved his family and loved his job. She said he took great pride in his work.
Hess worked for JK Excavating and Utilities. According to public records released by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, JK Excavating was cited in 2014 for three “serious” trench violations…(Read the full story)