Moises Efrain Andino-Lopez Death – On Tuesday, The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office released the identity of the construction worker who died on Monday morning after being hit by a vehicle in the construction zone outside of Columbus on Highway 151, as 29-year-old Moises Efrain Andino-Lopez, of St. Louis.
Andino-Lopez was pronounced dead at the scene by the Columbia County Medical Examiner.
At the time of the fatal accident the deceased was employed by a private construction company.
According to the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office press release, the fatality occurred around 8:30 a.m on Highway 151 at Highway 73.
According to reports, a commercial vehicle owned and operated by Michel’s Construction hit Andino-Lopez. The vehicle is described as a 2021 International Truck with a fixed crane.
Investigation is still ongoing.